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THE MERCK MANUAL MEDICAL LIBRARY: The Merck Manual of Medical Information--Home Edition
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Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders

Eye Disorders

Fundamentals

Heart and Blood Vessel Disorders

Hormonal Disorders

Immune Disorders

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Kidney and Urinary Tract Disorders

Liver and Gallbladder Disorders

Lung and Airway Disorders

Men's Health Issues

Mental Health Disorders

Mouth and Dental Disorders

Skin Disorders

Special Subjects

Women's Health Issues

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Weights and Measures

Common Medical Tests

Drug Names: Generic and Trade

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Mark H. Beers, MD, Editor-in-Chief

Andrew J. Fletcher, MB, BChir, Thomas V. Jones, MD, MPH, Robert Porter, MD, Senior Assistant Editors

Michael Berkwits, MD, Justin L. Kaplan, MD, Assistant Editors

Editorial Board

Sarah L. Berga, MD

Marjorie A. Bowman, MD, MPA

Douglass A. Drossman, MD

L. Jack Faling, MD

Eugene P. Frenkel, MD

Glen O. Gabbard, MD

Michael Jacewicz, MD

Gerald L. Mandell, MD

John E. Morley, MD

G. Victor Rossi, PhD

Albert A. Rundio, Jr., PhD

H. Ralph Schumacher, Jr., MD

Peter, G. Szilagyi, MD, MPH

Paul H. Tanser, MD

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    For ease of use, sections, chapters, and topics are listed alphabetically in the online version. The names of some chapters and topics have been edited to make alphabetization more relevant.

  • Multimedia extras

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