Blood and Lymph System

  1. Acquired Von Willebrand's Disease
  2. Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  3. Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  4. Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  5. Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  6. After a Stroke: Taking a Blood Thinner for A-Fib
  7. After a Stroke: Taking an Antiplatelet
  8. Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant
  9. Anemia
  10. Antibody Tests (Coombs Test)
  11. Anticoagulants Other Than Warfarin for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  12. Anticoagulants: What to Do if You Miss a Dose
  13. Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Pregnancy
  14. Arterial Blood Gases
  15. Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Take an Anticoagulant to Prevent Stroke?
  16. Atrial Fibrillation: Which Anticoagulant Should I Take to Prevent Stroke?
  17. Autologous Stem Cell Transplant
  18. Basic Metabolic Panel
  19. Bile Acid Sequestrants for High Cholesterol
  20. Bilirubin
  21. Blood Alcohol
  22. Blood and Body Fluid Precautions
  23. Blood Clots in the Leg Veins
  24. Blood Culture
  25. Blood Glucose
  26. Blood Thinners Other Than Warfarin: Taking Them Safely
  27. Blood Transfusion
  28. Blood Transfusions for Sickle Cell Disease
  29. Blood Transfusions: Should I Bank Blood Before Surgery?
  30. Blood Type Test
  31. Blood-Clotting Disorders
  32. Body Fluids Tests
  33. Bone Marrow Aspiration and Biopsy
  34. Brain Aneurysm
  35. Calcium (Ca) in Blood
  36. Calcium (Ca) in Urine
  37. Carbon Dioxide (Bicarbonate)
  38. Carbon Monoxide (CO)
  39. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  40. CD4+ Cells
  41. CD4+ Count
  42. Chelation Therapy
  43. Chemistry Screen
  44. Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  45. Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia/Other Myeloid Malignancies Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  46. Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  47. Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  48. Cholesterol Absorption Inhibitors for High Cholesterol
  49. Cholesterol and Triglycerides Tests
  50. Cholesterol in Children and Teens
  51. Cholesterol Numbers: What They Mean for Your Health
  52. Cholesterol Test: Understanding the Test
  53. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  54. Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  55. Chronic Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  56. Cirrhosis: Beta-Blockers for Portal Hypertension and Varices
  57. Clotting Factor Replacement for Hemophilia
  58. Cold Agglutinins
  59. Complete Blood Count (CBC)
  60. Complete Blood Count (CBC) Test: Understanding the Test
  61. Complications of Hemophilia
  62. C-Peptide
  63. C-Reactive Protein (CRP)
  64. D-Dimer Test
  65. Deep Vein Thrombosis
  66. Dengue Fever
  67. Diabetes: Checking Your Blood Sugar
  68. Donating Blood
  69. E. Coli Infection From Food or Water: Blood and Kidney Problems
  70. Fainting
  71. Familial Lipid Disorders
  72. Ferritin
  73. Fibric Acid Derivatives for High Cholesterol
  74. Fibrin Glue and Thrombin Powder
  75. Folic Acid Deficiency Anemia
  76. Folic Acid Deficiency Anemia: Causes
  77. Folic Acid Test
  78. Gastrin
  79. Genetic Test for Clopidogrel
  80. Glycohemoglobin (HbA1c, A1c)
  81. Gout
  82. Hairy Cell Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  83. Hemochromatosis
  84. Hemochromatosis Gene Test (HFE Test)
  85. Hemochromatosis Genetic Screening
  86. Hemodialysis
  87. Hemoglobin Electrophoresis
  88. Hemophilia
  89. Hemophilia: Preventing Bleeding Episodes
  90. Hemophilia: Treatment for People Who Have Inhibitors
  91. Hemophilia: Understanding Genetic Risk
  92. High Cholesterol
  93. High Cholesterol: Making Lifestyle Changes
  94. High Triglycerides
  95. Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  96. Home Blood Glucose Test
  97. Homocysteine
  98. How the Body Controls Blood Sugar
  99. How to Drain Blood From Under a Nail
  100. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  101. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar) in People Without Diabetes
  102. Immunoglobulins
  103. Indirect Coombs' Test
  104. Intrauterine Fetal Blood Transfusion for Rh Disease
  105. Iron (Fe)
  106. Iron Deficiency Anemia
  107. Jaundice in Newborns (Hyperbilirubinemia)
  108. Kernicterus
  109. Ketones
  110. Lactic Acid
  111. Lactic Acid Dehydrogenase (LDH)
  112. Lead
  113. Lead Poisoning
  114. Lead Poisoning in Children: Questions Before Screening
  1. Lead Poisoning Screening
  2. Lead Poisoning: Contaminated Drinking Water
  3. Lead Poisoning: Jobs and Hobbies That May Increase Risk
  4. Lead Poisoning: Nutrition and Food Preparation
  5. Lead Poisoning: Reducing Lead in Your Home
  6. Lead Poisoning: Tips for Those Who Work With Lead
  7. Leukemia
  8. Lipid Panel
  9. Liver and Spleen Scan
  10. Low-Molecular-Weight Heparins for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  11. Lupus and Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
  12. Lyme Disease During Pregnancy and Nursing
  13. Lyme Disease: Role of Blood Tests
  14. Lymph Node Biopsy
  15. Lymphedema
  16. Lymphedema (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  17. Lymphedema: Managing Lymphedema
  18. Magnesium (Mg)
  19. Malaria
  20. Malaria Vaccines in Development
  21. Malaria: Life-Threatening Complications
  22. Malaria: Resistance to Medicine
  23. Mononucleosis (Mono)
  24. Mononucleosis Tests
  25. Mycosis Fungoides and the Sézary Syndrome Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  26. Myelodysplastic Syndromes Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  27. Myelodysplastic/ Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  28. Myoglobin
  29. Neutropenia: Preventing Infections
  30. Nicotinic Acid (Niacin) for High Cholesterol
  31. Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  32. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
  33. Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  34. Partial Thromboplastin Time
  35. Peritoneal Dialysis
  36. Phlebotomy for Too Much Iron
  37. Phosphate in Blood
  38. Phototherapy for Jaundice in Newborns
  39. Plaque, Platelets, and Heart Attack
  40. Plasma Cell Neoplasms (Including Multiple Myeloma) Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  41. Poisonous Lizards
  42. Potassium (K) in Blood
  43. Pregnancy: Should I Bank My Baby's Umbilical Cord Blood?
  44. Preventing Blood Clots
  45. Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) After Surgery
  46. Preventing Lead Poisoning
  47. Primary CNS Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  48. Prolactin
  49. Prothrombin Time and INR
  50. Pulmonary Embolism
  51. Radiation Therapy for Lymphoma and Leukemia
  52. Replacement Therapy for Von Willebrand's Disease
  53. Reticulocyte Count
  54. Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection
  55. Rh Sensitization During Pregnancy
  56. Sedimentation Rate (Sed Rate)
  57. Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  58. Sepsis (Septic Shock)
  59. Serum Osmolality
  60. Serum Protein Electrophoresis (SPEP)
  61. Sickle Cell Crisis
  62. Sickle Cell Disease
  63. Sickle Cell Disease: Acute Chest Syndrome
  64. Sickle Cell Disease: Aplastic Crisis
  65. Sickle Cell Disease: Dactylitis (Hand-Foot Syndrome)
  66. Sickle Cell Disease: Home Treatment for Priapism
  67. Sickle Cell Disease: Pain Management
  68. Sickle Cell Disease: Preventing Problems and Staying Healthy
  69. Sickle Cell Disease: Splenic Sequestration
  70. Sickle Cell Disease: Vision Problems
  71. Sickle Cell Disorders
  72. Sickle Cell Test
  73. Sickle Cell Trait
  74. Snakebite: Symptoms of a Pit Viper Bite
  75. Splenectomy
  76. Statins Are Important After a Heart Attack
  77. Statins for High Cholesterol
  78. Statins: Overcoming Barriers to Taking Them
  79. Statins: Should I Take Them?
  80. Statins: Should You Take Them to Lower Your Risk?
  81. Stem Cell Donation
  82. Stem Cell Transplant for Sickle Cell Disease
  83. Stroke Recovery: Finding What Inspires You
  84. Swollen Glands, Hernias, and Other Lumps Under the Skin
  85. Swollen Lymph Nodes
  86. Symptoms of Low Blood Sugar
  87. Symptoms of Lyme Disease
  88. Taking Statins: How Others Decided
  89. Taking Warfarin Safely
  90. Thalassemia
  91. Thick and Thin Blood Smears for Malaria
  92. Thrombolytics for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  93. Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  94. Thyroid Blood Test: Understanding the Test
  95. Tissue Type Test
  96. Total Serum Protein
  97. Toxic Shock Syndrome
  98. Toxic Shock Syndrome Bacteria
  99. Toxicology Tests
  100. Umbilical Cord Blood Banking
  101. Unfractionated Heparin for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  102. Uric Acid in Blood
  103. Viral Tests
  104. Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia
  105. Vitamin B12 Test
  106. Von Willebrand's Disease
  107. Warfarin for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  108. Warfarin: Taking Your Medicine Safely
  109. Warfarin: Why Taking It Is Worth It
  110. Watchful Waiting (Surveillance) for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  111. What Is Clot-Busting (Thrombolytic) Treatment?
  112. What Is Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)?
  113. What Platelets Do
  114. When to Have a Cholesterol Test