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PAD. See Peripheral arterial disease
Paget disease of bone, 5MinuteConsult.com
Paget disease of breast,
138
5MinuteConsult.com
PAH. See Pulmonary arterial hypertension
Pain
abdominal, chronic,
A-2
abdominal, lower,
A-3
abdominal, upper,
A-4
breast,
378
636
637
5MinuteConsult.com
chest,
A-21
chronic,
202
203
A-85
A-86
ear, 5MinuteConsult.com
ejaculation,
330
331
eye, 5MinuteConsult.com
foot, 5MinuteConsult.com
genito-pelvic,
402
403
964
965
heel,
A-55
hip/groin, 5MinuteConsult.com
intercourse (dyspareunia),
322
323
402
403
964
965
1134
1135
joint, chronic,
A-23
knee,
582
583
A-72
low back,
104
105
A-75
5MinuteConsult.com
menstrual,
320
321
340
341
neck, 5MinuteConsult.com
neuropathic,
202
712
713
nociceptive,
202
pelvic/pelvic girdle,
A-93
chronic (chronic prostatitis),
858
pregnancy-associated, 5MinuteConsult.com
pregnancy or postpartum, 5MinuteConsult.com
rectal, 5MinuteConsult.com
shoulder,
932
933
966
967
A-108
5MinuteConsult.com
temporomandibular joint,
1018
1019
upper extremity, 5MinuteConsult.com
vulvar,
1134
1135
zoster-associated,
478
479
Painless (silent) thyroiditis,
1036
1037
Pain syndrome
bladder. See Interstitial cystitis
chronic pelvic (chronic prostatitis),
858
complex regional,
218
219
greater trochanteric,
1066
1067
patellofemoral,
582
583
770
771
Palliative care,
752
753
Pallor, 5MinuteConsult.com
Palmar fibromatosis,
316
317
Palmar pompholyx reaction. See Dyshidrosis
Palmoplantar psoriasis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Palmoplantar warts,
1140
Palpable breast mass,
A-87
Palpable cryptorchidism,
246
Palpitations,
A-88
PAN. See Polyarteritis nodosa
Panarteritis. See Polyarteritis nodosa
Pancoast tumor, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pancreatic cancer,
754
755
Pancreatic ulcerogenic tumor syndrome. See Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
Pancreatitis
acute,
756
757
5MinuteConsult.com
chronic,
758
759
hypertriglyceridemia and,
526
527
Panic attack,
760
761
Panic disorder,
760
761
Panmyelophthisis. See Aplastic anemia
Pantaloon hernia,
472
473
Panuveitis,
1096
1097
Papillary serous carcinoma, endometrial,
338
Papillary thyroid carcinoma,
1034
1035
Papillitis. See Optic neuritis
Papillomas, mucosal,
1140
Pap smear
abnormal,
4
5
in abnormal uterine bleeding,
2
in cervical malignancy,
180
in nonpregnant women 25 years or older, normal and abnormal,
A-89
in women ages 21-24 years, normal and abnormal,
A-90
Papulopustular facial dermatitis. See Perioral dermatitis
Papulopustular rosacea (PPR),
12
Paracetamol poisoning. See Acetaminophen poisoning
Paradoxical vocal cord motion (PVCM). See Vocal cord dysfunction
ParaGard,
227
Parainfluenza,
242
816
817
1080
Paralysis
facial, 5MinuteConsult.com
hypokalemic periodic, 5MinuteConsult.com
landry ascending. See Guillain-Barré syndrome
oculosympathetic. See Horner syndrome
sleep,
702
703
Paranoid personality disorder,
794
795
Paranoid personality disorder—trait specified, 5MinuteConsult.com
Paraphimosis,
108
109
Parapsoriasis
large plaque, 5MinuteConsult.com
small plaque, 5MinuteConsult.com
Parasitic infections. See also specific types
blepharitis,
130
folliculitis,
382
helminth, 5MinuteConsult.com
intestinal, 5MinuteConsult.com
lice (pediculosis),
82
83
772
773
pinworms,
802
803
1138
1139
roundworms, intestinal, 5MinuteConsult.com
roundworms, tissue, 5MinuteConsult.com
scabies,
82
83
940
941
tapeworm, 5MinuteConsult.com
trichomoniasis,
1058
1059
Parasternal chondrodynia. See Costochondritis
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
elevated serum, 5MinuteConsult.com
hyperparathyroidism,
199
512
513
hypoparathyroidism,
536
537
Parechovirus
3
654
Parkinson disease (PD),
762
763
A-91
Paronychia,
156
764
765
Parotitis
acute and chronic,
766
767
epidemic and infectious. See Mumps
Pars planitis,
1096
1097
Partial seizures,
956
957
Parvovirus B19 infection,
654
768
769
Passive atelectasis,
88
89
Patch, contraceptive,
226
Patellar tendinopathy,
582
583
Patellofemoral pain syndrome,
582
583
770
771
Patent ductus arteriosus, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pathologic gambling (PG),
394
Pattern hair loss,
36
Patulous eustachian tube dysfunction,
368
Pauci-immune crescenteric glomerulonephritis,
416
Pauci-immune glomerulonephritis,
414
PCOS. See Polycystic ovary syndrome
PCS. See Postconcussion syndrome
PD. See Parkinson disease
PE. See Pulmonary embolism
Peanut allergy,
384
385
Pedestrian injuries,
562
563
Pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections (PANDAS), 5MinuteConsult.com
Pediatric exanthems,
A-92
Pediculosis,
82
83
772
773
Pediculus humanus,
772
Pedunculated seborrheic keratosis,
580
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID),
188
774
775
gonococcal,
420
421
774
infertility in,
556
557
774
775
IUDs and,
227
Pelvic organ prolapse,
1092
1093
Pelvic (pelvic girdle) pain,
A-93
pregnancy-associated, 5MinuteConsult.com
pregnancy or postpartum pelvic pain, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pemphigoid
bullous,
776
777
cicatricial, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pemphigoid gestationis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pemphigus vulgaris,
778
779
Pendred syndrome,
444
445
Penile erection
dysfunction,
356
357
prolonged (priapism),
852
853
Peptic stricture,
400
401
Peptic ulcer disease,
780
781
Perennial allergic rhinitis,
926
Perforated tympanic membrane,
782
783
Perianal cellulitis,
170
Periarteritis. See Polyarteritis nodosa
Pericapsulitis. See Adhesive capsulitis
Pericarditis,
784
785
Perimenopause,
660
Perimyocarditis,
784
785
Perimyositis. See Medial tibial stress syndrome
Periodic limb movement disorder,
786
787
Periodontal disease, mild. See Gingivitis
Perionychia. See Paronychia
Perioral dermatitis,
382
788
789
Periorbital cellulitis,
170
174
175
Periorbital edema, 5MinuteConsult.com
Periorificial dermatitis. See Perioral dermatitis
Periostitis. See Medial tibial stress syndrome
P.I-19

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD),
790
791
Peripheral breast abscess. See Breast abscess
Peripheral neurofibromatosis. See Neurofibromatosis type 1
Peripheral neuropathy,
714
715
5MinuteConsult.com
Peritonitis, acute,
792
793
Peritonsillar cellulitis,
170
Perlèche (angular cheilitis),
156
5MinuteConsult.com
Pernicious anemia,
1124
Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN),
880
Personality disorders,
239
794
795
borderline,
132
133
794
795
dependent,
794
795
5MinuteConsult.com
histrionic,
794
795
5MinuteConsult.com
narcissistic,
794
795
5MinuteConsult.com
obsessive-compulsive. See Obsessivecompulsive disorder
paranoid,
794
795
5MinuteConsult.com
Pertussis,
796
797
Pervasive development disorder not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS),
100
101
Pes anserine (pes anserine syndrome),
154
155
Petit mal seizures. See Absence seizures
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome,
138
212
214
5MinuteConsult.com
Pharyngeal-cervical-brachial GBS,
430
Pharyngitis,
798
799
5MinuteConsult.com
acute bronchitis and,
146
147
gonococcal,
420
421
Pharyngoconjunctival fever, acute,
26
Pheochromocytoma, 5MinuteConsult.com
Phimosis,
108
109
Phlebitis. See Superficial thrombophlebitis
Phlebothrombosis. See Superficial thrombophlebitis
Phobias, 5MinuteConsult.com
Phosphate stones,
1088
1089
Photodermatitis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Photophobia, 5MinuteConsult.com
Photosensitivity drug reactions,
250
251
Phthirus pubis,
772
Phyllodes tumor,
138
Phymatous rosacea,
12
Physiologic vertigo. See Motion sickness
Pickwickian syndrome. See Obstructive sleep apnea
PID. See Pelvic inflammatory disease
Pigmented villonodular synovitis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pili incarnate. See Pseudofolliculitis barbae
Pilomatricoma, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pilonidal disease,
800
801
Pink eye. See Conjunctivitis
Pinworms,
802
803
1138
1139
Pitted keratolysis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pituitary adenoma,
248
392
393
804
805
Pityriasis alba, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pityriasis rosea, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pityriasis rubra pilaris, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pityriasis versicolor. See Tinea versicolor
Pityrosporum folliculitis,
382
Placebo effects,
239
Placenta accreta,
1100
Placenta increta,
1100
Placental abruption,
1100
1101
Placenta percreta,
1100
Placenta previa,
1100
5MinuteConsult.com
Plague, 5MinuteConsult.com
Planar warts,
1140
Plan B,
227
Plantar digital neuritis. See Morton neuroma
Plantar fasciitis,
806
807
Plantar keratosis,
232
Plantar warts,
1140
1141
Plaque psoriasis (vulgaris),
876
Plasma cell leukemia. See Multiple myeloma
Plasma cell myeloma. See Multiple myeloma
Plasmodium falciparum,
630
Plasmodium malariae,
630
Plasmodium ovale,
630
Plasmodium vivax,
630
Pleural effusion,
808
809
5MinuteConsult.com
Plummer disease,
524
PMF. See Primary myelofibrosis
PMR. See Polymyalgia rheumatica
PMS. See Premenstrual syndrome
Pneumatosis intestinalis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pneumococcal vaccine,
742
810
Pneumocystis jiroveci,
814
815
Pneumonia
adenoviral,
26
27
aspiration, 5MinuteConsult.com
bacterial,
810
811
Chlamydophila pneumoniae,
190
191
community-acquired,
190
810
811
cryptogenic organizing,
147
244
245
eosinophilic, 5MinuteConsult.com
herpes,
476
477
816
817
hospital-acquired (nosocomial),
720
721
810
811
influenza,
558
559
816
817
interstitial,
304
305
Legionnaires’ disease,
596
597
measles,
642
643
mycoplasma,
812
813
Pneumocystis jiroveci,
814
815
RSV,
816
817
908
“usual interstitial,”
886
ventilator-associated,
720
721
810
811
viral,
816
817
Pneumonitis, hypersensitivity,
516
517
Poison exposure and treatment,
A-94
A-95
Poisonings (toxicity),
562
563
acetaminophen,
8
9
A-5
bacterial food,
386
387
936
937
carbon monoxide,
158
159
5MinuteConsult.com
digitalis, 5MinuteConsult.com
lead,
570
571
594
595
A-74
salicylate,
A-106
5MinuteConsult.com
Poliomyelitis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN),
818
819
1108
1109
Polycystic kidney disease,
820
821
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS),
822
823
amenorrhea in,
40
822
823
hirsutism in,
486
487
822
823
infertility in,
556
557
822
823
Polycythemia vera (PV),
700
701
824
825
Polydipsia, 5MinuteConsult.com
Polymenorrhea,
662
Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia, variant form of, 5MinuteConsult.com
Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR),
826
827
Polymyositis/dermatomyositis,
828
829
Polyneuritis cranialis,
430
Polyneuropathy, diabetic,
298
299
Polyphagia, 5MinuteConsult.com
Polyps
cervical, 5MinuteConsult.com
colonic,
212
213
gastric, 5MinuteConsult.com
nasal,
704
705
Polysomnography,
786
Polyuria, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pompholyx,
318
319
Popliteal (Baker) cyst,
830
831
Popliteal mass, 5MinuteConsult.com
Porphyria, 5MinuteConsult.com
Porphyria cutanea tarda, 5MinuteConsult.com
Portal hypertension,
84
85
364
365
832
833
Portosystemic encephalopathy. See Hepatic encephalopathy
Postconcussion syndrome (PCS),
134
135
834
835
Posterior tibial nerve compression,
1012
1013
Posterior uveitis,
1096
1097
Posterior vitreous detachment,
912
Postherpetic neuralgia (PHN),
478
479
Posthitis,
108
109
Postinfectious glomerulonephritis,
414
415
416
417
546
Post-Lyme disease syndrome,
622
Postmenopause, definition of,
660
Postnasal drip syndrome,
194
195
Postosystemic encephalopathy. See Hepatic encephalopathy
Postpartum “blues,”
276
Postpartum depression,
276
277
Postpartum infections,
342
343
Postpartum pelvic pain, 5MinuteConsult.com
Postpartum thyroiditis,
524
1036
1037
Postprandial dyspepsia. See Functional dyspepsia
Postrenal acute kidney injury,
20
Poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis,
414
416
417
546
Poststroke dementia. See Vascular dementia
Postterm pregnancy,
843
Posttraumatic neuralgia. See Complex regional pain syndrome
Posttraumatic osteomyelitis,
736
737
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD),
836
837
Postural (orthostatic) hypotension,
1004
1005
1006
1007
5MinuteConsult.com
Potassium
hyperkalemia,
508
509
A-60
hypokalemia,
532
533
A-67
hypokalemic periodic paralysis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Prader-Willi syndrome, 5MinuteConsult.com
Preadolescent acne,
14
P.I-20

Preauricular abscess, 5MinuteConsult.com
Preclinical Alzheimer disease,
38
Precocious puberty,
A-96
Prediabetes,
418
419
Preeclampsia,
838
839
842
Pregnancy
acute fatty liver of, 5MinuteConsult.com
diabetes mellitus in,
843
ectopic,
6
7
188
328
329
748
1100
1101
fetal hiccups in,
482
hyperemesis gravidarum in,
506
507
ovarian cysts in,
749
pelvic pain in, 5MinuteConsult.com
postpartum “blues,”
276
postpartum depression,
276
277
postpartum infections,
342
343
postpartum pelvic pain, 5MinuteConsult.com
postpartum thyroiditis,
524
1036
1037
postterm,
843
prenatal care and testing in,
842
843
preterm labor in,
850
851
prevention of (contraception),
226
227
pruritus folliculitis of,
382
recurrent loss,
6
A-104
Rh incompatibility in,
918
919
spontaneous abortion in,
6
7
toxemia of,
838
839
vaginal bleeding during,
1100
1101
A-118
Preleukemia. See Myelodysplastic syndromes
Premature birth, neonatal respiratory distress
syndrome in,
906
907
Premature ejaculation,
330
331
Premature ventricular contractions, 5MinuteConsult.com
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD),
272
840
841
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS),
840
841
Prenatal care and testing,
842
843
Preoperative evaluation, of noncardiac surgical patient,
844
845
A-97
Prepatellar bursitis,
154
155
Prepubescent vulvovaginitis,
1138
1139
Prerenal acute kidney injury,
20
Presbycusis,
846
847
Presbyopia,
900
901
Prescription drugs, abuse of,
312
313
998
999
Presenile dementia. See Alzheimer disease
Preseptal cellulitis. See Periorbital cellulitis
Pressure ulcer,
848
849
Preterm labor,
850
851
Preven,
227
Priapism,
852
853
Prickle cell carcinoma. See Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma
Primary adrenocortical insufficiency. See Addison disease
Primary angle closure (PAC) glaucoma,
410
Primary angle closure suspect (PACS),
410
Primary atypical pneumonia. See Pneumonia, mycoplasma
Primary ciliary dyskinesia, 5MinuteConsult.com
Primary closed-angle glaucoma,
410
411
Primary CNS vasculitis,
1108
1109
Primary hyperparathyroidism,
512
513
Primary lateral sclerosis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Primary myelofibrosis (PMF),
700
701
Primary open-angle glaucoma,
412
413
Primary ovarian insufficiency,
660
Primary polycythemia. See Polycythemia vera
Primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS),
690
Primary syphilis,
1010
1011
Primary (deciduous) teeth,
1014
1015
Probiotics,
217
Problem gambling,
394
Proctitis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Progressive relapsing multiple sclerosis (PRMS),
690
Prolactin, elevated level of,
392
393
514
515
804
805
Prolactinoma,
514
515
804
805
Propionibacterium acnes,
14
Prosopalgia. See Trigeminal neuralgia
Prostate cancer,
854
855
Prostatic hyperplasia, benign (BPH),
856
857
Prostatitis,
858
859
Prosthetic joint infections,
736
737
Protein C deficiency,
860
861
1030
Protein-energy malnutrition, 5MinuteConsult.com
Protein S deficiency,
862
863
1030
Proteinuria,
864
865
A-98
Prothrombin 20210 (mutation),
866
867
884
Prothrombin G20210A mutation. See Prothrombin 20210 (mutation)
Prothrombin G20210A polymorphism. See Prothrombin 20210 (mutation)
Prothrombin gene mutation. See Prothrombin 20210 (mutation)
Prothrombotic state. See Hypercoagulable states
Protozoal diarrhea,
300
301
Pruritus ani,
868
869
Pruritus folliculitis of pregnancy,
382
Pruritus vulvae,
870
871
Pseudoaldosteronism, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pseudobulbar affect, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pseudofolliculitis,
382
Pseudofolliculitis barbae,
382
872
873
Pseudogout,
874
875
Pseudohyperkalemia,
508
Pseudohypoglycemia,
528
530
531
Pseudohyponatremia,
534
Pseudohypoparathyroidism, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pseudomembranous croup. See Tracheitis, bacterial
Pseudomonal cellulitis,
170
Pseudomonal conjunctivitis,
222
Pseudomonal folliculitis,
382
383
Pseudomonal meningitis,
652
653
Pseudomonal otitis externa,
740
Pseudo-polyarthrite rhizomélique. See Polymyalgia rheumatica
Pseudorubella. See Roseola
Pseudotumor cerebri, 5MinuteConsult.com
Psittacosis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Psoriasis,
876
877
erythrodermic,
876
follicular,
382
guttate,
876
inverse,
876
nail disease,
876
palmoplantar, 5MinuteConsult.com
plaque (vulgaris),
876
pustular,
876
Psoriatic arthritis,
76
876
877
5MinuteConsult.com
Psychodynamic therapy,
238
239
“Psychogenic rheumatism.” See Fibromyalgia
Psychosis,
878
879
Psychotherapy,
238
239
PTH. See Parathyroid hormone
Ptosis, in Horner syndrome,
496
497
PTSD. See Posttraumatic stress disorder
Puberty
delayed, 5MinuteConsult.com
precocious,
A-96
Pubic lice,
772
773
Puerperal abscess. See Breast abscess
Puerperal mastitis,
136
137
638
639
Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH),
880
881
Pulmonary barotrauma,
110
111
Pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis (PCH),
880
Pulmonary edema,
882
883
904
cardiogenic,
882
noncardiogenic,
882
904
Pulmonary embolism (PE),
256
884
885
1030
diagnosis,
A-99
treatment,
A-100
Pulmonary fibrosis,
886
887
idiopathic,
304
305
886
nonidiopathic,
886
Pulmonary hypertension
arterial,
880
881
cor pulmonale with,
228
229
Pulmonary valve stenosis, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pulmonary veno-occlusive disease,
880
Pulse, absent or diminished, 5MinuteConsult.com
Pupil abnormalities, 5MinuteConsult.com
Purging,
62
148
149
Pustular psoriasis,
876
PV rubra. See Polycythemia vera
Pyarthrosis. See Septic arthritis
Pyelonephritis,
888
889
Pyknolepsy,
954
Pyloric stenosis,
890
891
Pyoderma. See Impetigo
Pyogenic arthritis. See Septic arthritis
Pyogenic granuloma,
426
427
Pyrophosphate arthropathy. See Pseudogout
Pyuria, 5MinuteConsult.com