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Diseases

Medications

Symptoms

Syndromes

Tests

Ankylosing spondylitis

Antiphospholipid syndrome

Atopic dermatitis

ADHD

Cancer

Covid 19

Depression

Dermatomyositis

DVT

Epstein Barr Virus

Erosive osteoarthritis

Fibromyalgia

GERD (Reflux esophagitis)

Giant cell arteritis

Gout

Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA)

Lupus

nrAxSpA

Osteoarthritis

Osteoporosis

Peripheral vascular disease (PVD, PAD)

Plantar fasciitis

Polymyositis

Psoriasis

Psoriatic arthritis

Pseudogout (CPPD)

Relapsing polychondritis

Scleroderma

Sjogren's syndrome

UTI

VEXAS

Adalimumab

Alendronate


Allopurinol


Amlodipine


Aspirin


Avacopan (Tavneos)

Beta blockers


Bimekizumab


Cephalexin


Cequa


Cyclophosphamide (CYC)


Daptomycin


Durolane (hyaluronic acid, stabilized single injection)


Ertapenem


Leflunomide


Medical marijuana

Methotrexate

Mycophenolate


Nintedanib (Ofev)

Pegloticase


Pregabalin


Prednisone


Restasis


Rituximab (Rituxan, Ruxience)

Secukinumab (Cosentyx)


Tirzepatide (Monjauro)

Turmeric


Xiidra


Zoledronic acid

Back pain


Cough


Fatigue


Headache


Joint pain


Neck pain


Shoulder pain

ANA


ANCA


BNP


CCP ab


CRP


DEXA


ESR


GFR

INR


Procalcitonin


Rheumatoid factor


TPMT

Arthritis


Blood clots


Dementia


Epicondylitis


Obesity


Pharynitis (sore throat)


Plantar fasciitis


Urticaria (hives)


Vitamin D deficiency

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

-A-

Actinic keratosis (AK)

Adalimumab 

Adrenal insufficiency

Alcohol use disorder

Allergic rhinitis

Allodynia

ANA

Angioedema

Ankle joint

Ankylosing spondylitis

APL syndrome

Anatomy

Antibiotics

Annular skin lesions

APL

Apixaban (Eliquis)

Arthritis

Aspirin

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD, ADHD)

Atopic dermatitis

Autoimmune Hepatitis (AIH)


-B-


Back pain

Basal cell

BCG

Beta blockers

Biosimilars

Bones (see osteoporosis)


-C-


Calcinosis

Cancer (see Immunotherapy)

Cardiovascular risk calculator

Central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO)

Clotting cascade

Collagenous colitis

COVID19

C-reactive protein ( CRP)

Cologuard

Colon cancer 

Complementary Alternative Medicine

Constipation

Cubital tunnel syndrome 

Cutaneous lupus

Cyclophosphamide (CYC)


-D-

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)

DeQuervain's tendinitis (see radial styloid tenosynovitis)


Denosumab (Prolia)

Dermatomes

Diabetes

Diffuse skeletal hyperostosis (DISH, Forestier's syn)

Diplopia (double vision)

Dupilumab (Dupixient)


-E-

Eczema (see atopic dermatitis)

Empty sella syndrome (ESS)

Endocarditis

Eosinophilia

Episcleritis

Epstein Barr Virus (EBV)

Erosive Osteoarthritis

Erythrocyte sedimentation rate ( see Sed rate, ESR)

Ethics 

Evenity

Exercise


-F-

Familial mediterannean fever (FMF)

Fibromyalgia

Fosfomycin

FRAX


-G-

Ganglion cyst

Garrod's pads

Gilbert syndrome

Glomerular basement membrane disease (GBM)

Gout 


-H-

H syndrome

Heart failure (CHF)

Heel spurs (See plantar fasciitis)

History of rheumatology

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis C

Herpetic meningitis

Hives (See urticaria)

Hydroxychloroquine

Hyperparathyroidism

Hypophosphatasia (HPP)


-I-

Immunodeficiency

Infections

IgG4 Related Disease

Implicit bias

Influenza (see Flu)

INR

Insomnia

Interstitial lung disease (ILD)


-J-

Joint replacement


-K-

Ketorolac 

Kidney disease

Knee pain


-L-

Linzess

Lung disease (See ILD)

Lupus 

Lupus Profundus

Lyrica (see pregabalin)


-M-

Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS)

Medical Marijuana 

Malaria

Melasma

Membranous GN

Meningitis

Meralgia paresthetica

Methotrexate

Microscopic colitis (lymphocytic colitis)

Monoclonal gammopathy of unknown signficance (MGUS)

Myasthenia gravis

Mycobacterial infections 

Mycophenolate

Milwaukee shoulder

Mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD)

MTHFR genetic mutation

Mucus membrane pemphigoid

Myositis


-N-

Nail disorders

Neck pain

Nontuberculous mycobacterium

Nerve entrapment syndromes

Neuropathy

nrAxSpA

NSAID

Nummular dermatitis


-O-

Opiates

Osteoarthritis (OA)

Osteoporosis


-P-

Paget's disease of bone

Pancreatitis

Parkinson's disease

Patient care

Pegloticase (Krystexxa)

Perioperative anticoagulation

Perioperative management of rheumatology medications

Peripheral vascular disease (PVD)

Pharyngitis ( see sore throat)

Placebo effect

Plantar fasciitis

Pneumovax

Post-polio syndrome

Postural tacychardia syndrome POTS

Primary CNS Vasculitis

Pseudogout 

Prevnar

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)

Polymyositis (PM/DM)

Pregabalin (see Lyrica)

Prurigo nodularis

Procalcitonin 

Psoriasis

Psoriatic arthritis


-R-

Radial styloid tenosynovitis (de Quervain's)

Raynaud's syndrome

Relapsing polychondritis

Retinoschisis

Rhabdomyolysis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)

Respiratory

Rheumatoid lung

Rheumatology lab

Rituximab

Rivoraxaban (Xarelto )


-S-

Sarcoidosis

Scheuermann's disease

Schnitzler syndrome

Scleritis

Scleroderma 

Scleroderma lung disease

Shingles 

Shoulder pain

Sjogren's syndrome 

Skin cancer

Small intestinal (SIBO)

Spinal cord stimulator

Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Spinal stenosis

Spondylosis. Neck exercises (1) (2). 

Statistics

Steroid injections

Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Stiff person syndrome (SPS)

Stress fracture

Sulfa allergy

Surgery


-T-

TAFRO

Tendinitis

Tennis elbow/Golfer's elbow

TIPS

Toradol (See ketorolac)

Travel medicine By destination

Triamcinolone

Truxima (See rituximab)


-U-

Ulcerative colitis

Ulnar variance

Uric acid

Urticaria (Hives) 

Urinary tract infection (UTI)


-V-

Vaping

Vertigo Canalith Repositioning Maneuver (CRM)

VEXAS

Vitamin B12

Vitamin D 


-W-

Warfarin 

Weight loss (see diet)

Whipple's disease


-X-

Xolair


-Z-

Zilretta