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TB Skin Test - Testes

This page contains links to eMedTV Health Topics containing information on subjects from TB Skin Test to Testes. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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  • TB Skin Test
    Latent tuberculosis can be detected using a TB skin test. This article on the eMedTV Web site explains the test in more detail, including information about the injection process, reading the results, and who should take the test.
  • TB Test
    Taking a TB test is the most efficient way to detect latent tuberculosis. As explained in this eMedTV article, the most common methods for diagnosing tuberculosis are the TB blood test and the TB skin test. This page discusses each method in detail.
  • Tdap
    Tdap is a diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccine used as a booster for adults and adolescents. This eMedTV Web page describes how the vaccine works, explains how often it is given, and offers general warnings and precautions for this product.
  • Tecfidera
    Tecfidera is a drug licensed to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis. This part of the eMedTV Web library provides more details on this prescription medicine, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, side effects, and more.
  • Teen Depression
    Due to the developmental issues teens face, teen depression is a different illness than adult depression. This eMedTV segment offers an overview of the condition, noting in particular its causes, symptoms, risk factors, and treatment options.
  • Teething
    Teething is part of the growing process in which your baby's first teeth come in (and may cause pain). This eMedTV article describes this process in more detail, lists pain relief remedies, and explains when babies typically go through this stage.
  • Teflaro
    As a prescription antibiotic, Teflaro is approved to treat pneumonia and skin infections. This eMedTV Web selection contains a broad overview of various topics associated with this drug, including how it works, how it is given, side effects, and more.
  • Tegaserod
    Tegaserod is used to treat chronic idiopathic constipation and irritable bowel syndrome with constipation. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed overview of the prescription drug, noting in particular its effects, strengths, and dosing guidelines.
  • Tegretol
    Tegretol is a prescription drug that is used to treat certain types of seizures and trigeminal neuralgia. This eMedTV page offers an in-depth look at the drug, including information on how it works, dosing information, and possible side effects.
  • Tekamlo
    Tekamlo is a drug commonly prescribed for the treatment of high blood pressure. This selection from the eMedTV site presents a detailed overview of this medication, with information on possible side effects, how it works, safety precautions, and more.
  • Tekturna
    Tekturna is a prescription drug licensed to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web article provides a complete overview of Tekturna, including information on how this medication works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Tekturna HCT
    Tekturna HCT is a prescription medicine licensed to treat high blood pressure. This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers an overview of the drug, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Telaprevir
    Available by prescription only, telaprevir is used to treat chronic hepatitis C infections. This eMedTV article explains how this medicine works to prevent the virus from multiplying, offers general dosing information, and lists potential side effects.
  • Telbivudine
    Telbivudine can help slow down the spread of the hepatitis B virus in the body and reduce liver damage. This eMedTV page presents an overview of this medication, including how it works, when it is used, possible side effects, and links to more details.
  • Telmisartan
    Telmisartan is a prescription drug often used for the treatment of high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web page explains how the medication works, describes its effects, and lists potential side effects that may occur, among other things.
  • Telmisartan/Amlodipine
    Telmisartan/amlodipine is a drug prescribed to treat high blood pressure. This selection from the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at this medication, including details on how it works, dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Telmisartan/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide is a combination medicine that is licensed to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV article explains how the drug works and also discusses its effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
  • Temazepam
    Temazepam is a drug that is used to treat insomnia. This page from the eMedTV Web site gives a complete overview of the drug, including a description of how it works, suggestions on when and how to take your dose, and a list of possible side effects.
  • Temodar
    People who have certain types of brain tumors may receive Temodar. This eMedTV Web page features more detailed information on this prescription medicine, including specific uses, how it works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Temovate
    Temovate is a topical steroid used on the skin to treat inflammation and itching due to various conditions. This eMedTV article covers potential side effects; dosing tips; and how this drug works to treat eczema, psoriasis, and other skin problems.
  • Temozolomide
    Temozolomide works to treat certain types of brain tumors by preventing cancer cells from multiplying. This eMedTV article presents an overview of this prescription chemotherapy drug, including the type of cancers it is used to treat, dosing, and more.
  • Temporal Arteritis
    Temporal arteritis is characterized by swelling in the arteries of the head, neck, and arms. This eMedTV article discusses this condition in detail and explains how it may be related to aging and the importance of quick treatment.
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
    As this eMedTV article explains, a temporal artery biopsy is a procedure in which a small piece of tissue is removed from the artery and examined for signs of inflammation. This article explains the procedure in detail.
  • Temsirolimus
    Temsirolimus is a drug prescribed to treat advanced kidney cancer by slowing down the spread of the cancer. This eMedTV segment presents an overview of this medication, with details on dosing guidelines, how it works, potential side effects, and more.
  • Tenofovir
    Tenofovir is a medication commonly used in HIV "cocktails" for the treatment of HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV Web page describes how the drug works, explains what you should know before starting treatment, and offers dosing information for the product.
  • Tenormin
    Tenormin is a prescription drug used to treat high blood pressure and angina, among other conditions. This eMedTV segment discusses how the drug works, how and when to take it, possible side effects, available strengths, and more.
  • Tension Headache
    Tension headaches are generally triggered by stressful situations. As this eMedTV page explains, they are characterized by the contraction of neck and face muscles. This page further discusses these headaches, their causes, symptoms, and treatment.
  • Tenuate
    Tenuate is a medication that can be prescribed as a short-term weight loss aid. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes how Tenuate works and offers more details on the medicine's dosing information, effects, and possible side effects.
  • Terbinafine
    Terbinafine is commonly prescribed to treat both fingernail and toenail fungus. This segment of the eMedTV library explains how the drug works and offers an in-depth look at its uses, effects, dosage information, and possible side effects.
  • Terbutaline
    Terbutaline is a prescription medicine that is used for treating emphysema and asthma. This page on the eMedTV Web site describes the effects of terbutaline, explains when and how to take the medication, and offers dosing information for the drug.
  • Teriflunomide
    Teriflunomide is prescribed to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis. This eMedTV Web selection explains how this form of treatment works, describes how the medication is taken, outlines potential side effects, and more.
  • Teriparatide
    Teriparatide is a prescription medicine approved for treating osteoporosis in men and postmenopausal women. This eMedTV segment offers detailed dosing information for the drug, explains how it works, and lists possible side effects.
  • Tesamorelin
    Tesamorelin is commonly used in people who have lipodystrophy as a result of HIV treatment. This eMedTV Web page provides a detailed overview of this medication, with information on how it works, possible side effects, and when and how to take it.
  • Tessalon
    Tessalon is a cough-suppressing medication that is available only by prescription. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this product, with information on strengths, possible side effects, drug warnings, and dosing guidelines.
  • Testes
    Testicular cancer sometimes can be detected when performing a monthly self-exam. This eMedTV resource explains how to perform a testicular cancer check on yourself and discusses tests doctors use to diagnose the disease.
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