Interactive Health Library
Ultrafast CT, or electron-beam computed tomography (EBCT) can take multiple images of the heart within the time of a single heartbeat, and can detect very small amounts of calcium within the heart and the coronary arteries.
Detailed information on ultrafast computed tomography scans, also called ultrafast CT scan or ultrafast CAT scan, including information on how the procedure is performed
Detailed information on ultrasonograpy, also called sonography including information on how the procedure is performed
Detailed information on the effects of ultraviolet light and exposure categories according the Ultraviolet (UV) Index
Research indicates that trans fat raises LDL cholesterol. You can find out how much trans fat a food contains by checking the label.
Statistics relating to unintentional injuries
This test is used to see if a child has certain chromosome changes.
An upper gastrointestinal series (UGI) is an x-ray examination of the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract, including the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum.
Detailed information on upper respiratory infections, upper respiratory infections symptoms, upper respiratory infections treatment
This test measures the amount of urea nitrogen in your urine. The test can help diagnose kidney problems.
This test measures the amount of uric acid in your blood. Too much uric acid can cause gout or kidney stones.
This test measures the amount of uric acid in the fluid of your joints. The test can help your doctor find out if you have gout, a type of arthritis.
This test is used to find out whether you have gout. It can also be used to monitor you during cancer treatment and to check your urine after you've had a kidney stone.
Detailed information on the most common urinary conditions for women, including urinary incontinence, urinary tract infections, and interstitial cystitis
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