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Toe Fracture

A toe fracture is a break or crack of the bone in your toe. You may have a break in several places or the break may be in a joint between the toes.

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Toilet Training Your Child: The Basics

Your child is toilet trained when, without any reminders, they walk to the potty, pull down their pants, urinates or passes a bowel movement (BM), and pulls up their pants. Some children will learn to control their bladders first. Others will start with bowel control. Both kinds of control can be worked on simultaneously. Bladder...

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Tonsil And Adenoid Removal (Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy)

A tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (T&A) is surgery that is done to remove the tonsils and adenoids. Each person has 2 tonsils, one on each side of the back of the throat.

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Tooth Abscess

A tooth abscess is a pus-filled sac around an infected tooth. Pus is a thick fluid that usually contains white blood cells, dead tissue, and germs.

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Toothache

A toothache is pain in or around a tooth. The pain can be caused by an infected tooth, an infected gum, an irritated tooth nerve, or a problem with your sinuses or jaw.

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Toxic Shock Syndrome

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a rare but sometimes deadly infection that happens when toxins (poisons) made by bacteria get into the bloodstream. Women using highly absorbent tampons during their menstrual periods are most likely to get this infection. However, older women, men, and children can also get it.

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Travel When You Are Pregnant

Usually it is safe to travel during the first 7 to 8 months of pregnancy. The main concerns with travel during pregnancy are access to medical care, discomfort, getting enough exercise and fluids, and having healthy foods available.

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Traveler’s Diarrhea

Traveler’s diarrhea is a sudden intestinal infection that you may get when you travel to another country.

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Triglycerides

Triglycerides are a type of lipid (fat). Your body gets triglycerides from fats in the food you eat.

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Tubal Ligation (Female Sterilization)

Tubal ligation is a way to prevent pregnancy by surgically closing a woman’s fallopian tubes. It is considered to be a permanent type of sterilization for women.

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