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The Health Encyclopedia is an accredited online resource created and reviewed by a third-party team of physicians, nurses, medical writers, and researchers.

Topics include health conditions, medical tests and procedures, medications, and everyday health and wellness issues. The content within the Health Encyclopedia is not reviewed or explicitly endorsed by NorthShore University HealthSystem, its providers, or its staff. Health Encyclopedia information should be used for reference purposes only and all health care questions, concerns and decisions should be discussed with your care providers.

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