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5483
cortropine
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A powerful stimulant that Dr. McCoy carried in his standard medikit on stardate 5483.7 (2269). Use of this drug helped to sustain the lives of McCoy and the other members of a landing party on the...

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5499
surgo-op
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The medical mutation process by which air-breathers are changed into water-breathers is known as "surgo-op." It is practiced by the Aquans of the planet Argo. In 2269, Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock...

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5554
dylovene
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A pharmaceutical substance that Dr. Leonard H. McCoy administered to Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu after Sulu suffered the toxic bite of the retlaw plant on the planet Phylos on stardate 5554.4 (2269)....

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5591
Melanex
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A drug carried in McCoy's medical kit, Melanex causes brief unconsciousness and temporary skin discoloration. In 2269 (stardate 5591.2), 10 cc's of it is used on Spock, to fake an injury so that a...

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5725
brain-circuitry pattern
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Medical diagnostic tool which creates an image capable of mapping the neural activity in the humanoid brain. A BCP can be used as a means of identification as each individual image is unique to...

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hyperencephalogram
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Medical test involving an instrument capable of recording and measuring brain-wave activity in Humanoids.

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Steinman analysis
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Medical test noting individual-specific data such as voice analysis and particularly brain wave patterns. On stardate 5725, U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 Lieutenant Mira Romaine was given a standard...

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6334
choriocytosis
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A disease that afflicts members of red (iron-based)-blooded species with transitory pneumonia-like symptoms, but which is invariably lethal to green (copper-based)-blooded beings, such as Vulcans....

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strobolin
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A naturally occurring drug that can be found only in a few planets in the galaxy, including the Beta Canopus system. Strobolin is the only known cure for choriocytosis, a disease that is lethal to...

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6770
Capellan flower
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A beautiful orchidlike flower native to Capella IV, the life of the Capellan flower — from seedling to blossom to death — lasts only a few hours. Dr. Sarah April carried a Capellan...

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white hole
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The antimatter universe's counterpart to the novae and supernovae of our positive-matter universe are known as "white holes." In contrast to novae, which are the explosions of dying stars in the...

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41153
Star Trek: The Next Generation Synopsis
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (TNG) focuses on the 24th century adventures of Captain Jean-Luc Picard aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise (NCC-1701-D).  This incarnation of the famous starship is...

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41209
Tsiolkovsky infection
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A waterborne viral infection that acts as a depressant on the body's neural system, lowering inhibitions by acquiring carbon from the body and acting on the brain as an intoxicant. The disease and...

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41309
Iverson's Disease
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A debilitating muscular disease with no known cure. There are also no known cases of remission.

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Rejuvenator, Cerebusian
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A literal "fountain of youth" process thought to be a myth until the Mordan IV incident. The Cerberus II natives' combination of herbs and drugs is self-administered slowly over two years,...

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41536
Felicium
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Native to planet Brekka, its harvest, growth and sale provides the lone industry on the planet as a form of temporary relief for the "plague" on neighboring Ornara. The plague was actually cured...

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41601
direct reticular stimulation
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Medical procedure which applies electrical energy directly to a humanoid nervous system in an effort to revive neural activity, using a neural stimulator device. When Natasha Yar was critically...

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neural stimulator
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The instrument used to increase neural activity in the central nervous system of a dying humanoid brain. When Natasha Yar was critically wounded by Armus, a neural stimulator was used as part of...

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Norep
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A drug injected into Yar in the neck during the last-ditch but futile effort to save her deteriorating synaptic system after being hit by Armus. Doctor Crusher ordered 2 cc of the drug for...

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41636
Virus, airborne
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When a streak of minior accidents and freak "bad luck" runs rampant on DS9, affecting both people and technology, Sisko and Dax suspect some kind of virus among the possible answers - though he...

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41986
cryonics
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A discarded Earth medical procedure intended to preserve a person by instantly freezing them upon the moment of death. The body would remain preserved until the necessary future medical advances...

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42073
physiometric profile
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The basic physical and neurological characteristics on all aspects of a given life-form. Dr. Phlox prepares one based on the Xindi probe pilot's corpse that survived the attack on Earth, and finds...

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plasma plague
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A particular grouping of deadly virus types, this plague is an extremely virulent and unclassified strain of plasma which threatened the dense population of the Rachelis system in 2365. In 2295,...

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Strain No. 9
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One of 58 test mutations developed by Doctor Susan Noress and a four-member research team to fight a plasma plague 70 years ago in the Oby system. A sample of the plague for use in combating a...

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42437
Darnay's disease
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An incurable terminal disease which attacks the brain and central nervous system.  Symptoms visible by its final stage include coughing, pain, shortness of breath, and irritability and other...

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42494
Aging Disease
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Afflictions encountered whose chief symptoms include the rapid aging of human tissue and body systems. One, discovered in 2267 at Gamma Hydra IV, was induced by radiation from a comet passing...

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quarantine transmitter
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These radio beacons are standard equipment onboard Federation starships and are capable of transmitting automated warning messages to send other ships away should a ship and its crew become...

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Thelusian flu
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An exotic yet harmless rhynal virus suffered by the First Officer of the U.S.S. Lantree NCC-1837 two days before the ship's crew docks at the Darwin Genetic Research Station on Gargarin IV....

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42568
Andronesian encephalitis
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A highly contagious disease, yet safely treated in Sickbay thanks to a superior air filtration system. The threat of this disease caused the guardian of the Daled IV dauphin to request the...

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42779
cardiac replacement
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A surgical technique originally developed by Doctor Van Doren in which a patient's diseased or injured heart is replaced by an artificial device. In 2327 and again in 2365, Captain Jean-Luc...

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Inoprovalene
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A stimulant commonly used in Starfleet. Dr. Crusher injected it by hypospray at Worf's neck at the first sign of problems after his post-operative release from life support in 2368; a fluctuation...

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42976
Microbes, Surata
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Infection contained in thorns on the large predatory vines of Surata IV, designed to fatally attack the neural systems of warm-blooded animals so as to enrich surrounding soil with their decayed...

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43349
neural output pods
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A specific component of the VISOR worn by the sightless U.S.S. Enterprise Chief Engineer Geordi La Forge, enabling him to see. This component of the VISOR transmits the visual data directly into...

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ribosome infusion
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Medical treatment suggested by Doctor Beverly Crusher to aid in the recovery of the injured Romulan Patahk in 2366 following a lengthy exposure to the abrasive surface conditions on Galorndorn...

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43385
Blood pyrasites, distillate
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To put Federation negotiator Mendoza out of commission during the Barzan wormhole bargaining in 2366, the Ferengi used a distillate of their own daimon's blood pyrasites to wreak a serious...

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Reaction, histaminic
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Federation negotiator Mendoza suffers a system-wide histaminic reaction -- massive, body-weakening allergies -- after being infected by DaiMon Goss via a distillation of the Ferengi's own blood...

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43421
microvirus
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As the last member of the Tralesta clan of Acamar III, Yuta avenged their extinction by killing off members of the Lornak clan that massacred all but five of the family circa 2283. She used an...

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43462
Felodesine chip
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A poison with no known antidote. Formed into a thin, one-inch orange disk, one was hidden and later used by defecting Admiral Alidar Jarok.

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43489
anesthizine gas
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An anti-intruder defense used aboard starships and Federation facilities; a concentration of 70 parts per million is more than enough to render humanoids unconscious. Aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise...

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43714
Phyrox plague
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An outbreak on Cor Caroli V is eradicated with the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D's help in a classified mission, just before Captain Picard is kidnapped by aliens for a lab test on authority. He...

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43807
Correllium fever
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Disease that broke out on Nahmi IV in 2366, prompting aid from the Mikulaks in the way of special tissue samples that may have provided a cure. During transport, it was discovered that the...

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Holodiction
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Literally, "holodeck addiction" -- the condition of preferring Holographic fantasies to reality. Lieutenant (j.g.) Reginald Barclay is treated for the affliction in 2366.

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invidium
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This highly reactive substance was used in medical containment fields in the 23rd century. The substance is not detectable by a starships internal sensors, as well as being somewhat unstable....

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43872
hytritium
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A highly unstable substance not carried onboard Federation vessels, but the only known substance capable of neutralizing poisonous tricyanate. The Zibalian trader Kivas Fajo had this compound in...

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43917
Bendii Syndrome
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A rare usually fatal disease that afflicts Vulcans over the age of 200, debilitating their emotional control; there is no known treatment. Early symptoms include sudden bursts of emotion,...

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43957
motor assist bands
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Several small, electronically sensitive strap-like devices used with neurologically damaged patients in assisting motor recovery. By providing electrical stimulation to the patient's limbs,...

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neurolink
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Emergency medical technique employing matching neural pads which is used to stabilize and treat patients with severe brainstem injuries. One pad would be placed on a healthy subject while the...

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44246
veridium 6
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A poison known to Klingons and used by Duras' henchmen in the wine of Klingon leader K'mpec over several months so Duras can vie for his High Council seat. There is no known cure.

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44286
Altairian encephalitis
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A retro-virus that incorporates its DNA directly into the cells of its host, lying dormant up to many years before becoming active and subjecting the host to a coma and delirium for days. This...

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44307
Hyronalin
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The standard treatment for radiation since the late 2100s. Even so, it was discarded in a special case whe Dr. Leonard McCoy discovered a cure for a hyerpaging syndrome on Gamma Hydra IV in 2267....

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44502
ADTH
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A substance which may be pumped through the life support systems of a starship as a fast-acting stimulant. Lieutenant Commander Data used ADTH in the airflow at 5 parts per million to revive the...

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44563
Sikla Medical Facility
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Large health-care facility on the planet Malcor III. In 2367, Commander William Riker -- while masquerading undercover as the Malcorian, Rivas Jakara -- was rushed to the Sikla facility following...

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44631
Dream deprivation
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Deprival of sleep from the "rapid-eye movement" phase restricts dreaming and causes the loss of concentration and cognitive abilities. Paranoia, hallucinations, and insanity are all common...

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Somaptic drugs
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In vain, Doctor Crusher tried somaptic drugs as one cure for the dream deprivation encountered during the Tyken's Rift crisis, but like the others, it doesn't work.

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44885
neural implants
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One of the elements that, when combined with others, allows the sightless eU.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D's Engineer to see. The neural implants function as the bioelectrical interface between Chief...

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45076
Cardassian virus
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An illness that brought on cold-like symptoms in Admiral Kennelly — and a clue that connected the duped flag officer with his Cardassian collaboration in 2368.

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45156
Depressurization
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The effects of depressurization begin with extreme pressure in the lungs. Extremities get cold and then go numb, and capillaries in some exposed sections of skin may burst. In all, useful...

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45208
Psychotropic addiction
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An addiction perpetuated by an effect directly on brain cells -- as is the Ktarian takeover "game."

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serotonin
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Biochemical substance that, among other unknown effects, acts as a central neurotransmitter in humanoid nervous systems, making them susceptible to influence. On stardate 45208.2, the addictive...

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45397
Enantiodromia
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A mental dysfunction literally meaning "conversion into the opposite." In 2368 aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise, the newly orphaned Timothy adopted the unemotional, seemingly perfect android guise of...

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45587
Borathium
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An experimental rybo-therapy "decades ahead" of standard treatment for neural metaphasic shock in 2368. According to Dr. Toby Russell, who used it in vain aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise on a...

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genetronic replicator
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Developed by neurogeneticist Doctor Toby Russell, an experimental medical device able to translate a particular genetic code into a specific set of replication directions which instruct the...

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Morathial
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A drug used to treat neural metaphasic shock when a patient's blood pressure is too low to use the standard remedy, leporazine. But Dr. Russell assumed a severely injured U.S.S. Denver survivor in...

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neural metaphasic shock
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A potentially and often fatal failure of the entire neurological system in a humanoid. Neural metaphasic shock was found to be the cause of death of a crash victim from the Yorkshire-class U.S.S....

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45614
Dexalin
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Useful in treatment of oxygen deprivation and life support systems failure. Dr. Crusher used an unspecified dosage of this drug on two J'naii survivors of the lost shuttle Taris Murn.

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psychotectic therapy
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A psychological treatment used on the J'naii planet to "treat" or to effectively eliminate gender-specific sexuality, a quality which is judged a fall-back to an earlier, less-evolved time. The...

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45944
Delactovine
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Used to stabilize a patient undergoing seizures or shock. Dr. Crusher used 2 cc in a hypospray on Captain Picard when he went into convulsions amid signs of massive body tissue failure when the...

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somatophysical failure
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The collapse of all bodily systems in humanoid physiology. When temporarily separated from the emanations of the Kataan probe in 2368, Captain Picard suffered massive somatophysical failure.

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46001
neural depletion
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Complete loss of electrochemical energy within a humanoid brain leading to death. In Earth's past, this depletion was characteristic of the victims attacked by Devidians.

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46041
transporter psychosis
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First diagnosed in 2209 by researchers on the planet Delinia II, this extremely rare medical disorder is induced by a breakdown of neurochemical molecules during transport. The disorder was known...

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46071
dylamadon
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A sedative which can simulate death in an individual. Dylamadon is given to Counselor Troi so that Ves Alkar will be fooled into breaking his psychically-draining link with her.

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46379
Infirmary
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Term used by old Earth armies for a hospital ward, used for the medical facility on station Deep Space Nine when run by the station's first Starfleet chief medical officer, Dr. Julian Bashir.

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46421
bioregenerative field
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In biomedical applications, a radiated energy used to accelerate cellular growth -- especially useful to accelerate the growth of a cloned individual. This technique was employed by Dr. Julian...

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electrophoretic analysis
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Standard medical analysis to test cellular components. On station Deep Space Nine, such an analysis was run by Dr. Bashir on a group of unknown cells found in Ibudan's quarters in an effort to...

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46423
aphasia
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Nominally a perceptual dysfunction in which aural and visual stimuli, as well as other communication and comprehension function, are incorrectly processed by the brain. Typically aphasia is...

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Bajoran Medical Index
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Database Kira consulted when tracking the current whereabouts of Dr. Surmak Ren in 2369.

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corophyzine
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Used to prevent a secondary infection when viral fever cannot be lowered. Doctor Bashir used 30cc of the drug on Chief O'Brien while under the effects of the aphasia-like virus.

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neural imaging scan
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Medical diagnostic scan employed to test the acuity of a patient's visual cortex. In 2369, on station Deep Space Nine, Chief Medical Officer Doctor Julian Bashir performed a neural imaging scan...

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test sample 37-D (delta)
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One of the many ineffective samples run while a fatigued Doctor Bashir races to find an antidote to the aphasia-like virus and analyzed just as he realizes he has the disease. The computer's...

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virus, aphasia-like
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An engineered virus that mimics the symptoms of the neural communicative disruption of its namesake dysfunction breaks into an epidemic on DS9 from a long-dormant VIRAL DEVICE left in a...

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46594
alpha-wave inducer
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A substance which relaxes a patient by easing the introduction of alpha waves into the brain. Doctor Bashir warned Kajada that it is only meant for occasional use.

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DNA reference scan
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Medical procedure to test and confirm the identity of an individual by matching DNA patterns with those on file. Kajada, a Kobliad security officer, requested Doctor Julian Bashir perform a DNA...

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parasitic infection
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Otherwise undescribed disease which approximated death in a patient -- possibly a Bajoran if Doctor Bashir's off-station medical mission is short-ranged -- and even fooled a tricorder until Doctor...

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retinal imaging scan
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Medical examination enabling the physician to verify the presence or absence of visual cortex activity.

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46731
DNA
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Acronym for Deoxyribo-Nucleic Acid, a complex chemical chain containing the genetic codes enabling the reproduction of life throughout the explored galaxy. Nearly each type of individual...

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46778
neurosomatic technique
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The alien medical procedure employed on planet Tilonus IV in 2369 during the inhabitant's effort to extract strategic information from Commander William Riker. The commander's Captors used this...

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46922
cryostasis
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A Federation medical procedure commonly used to slow down a critically injured patient's biological functions, thereby allowing more time to diagnose and repair the problem. On stardate 46922 Dr....

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ionic interference signal
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Dr. Bashir used this signal, which was locked onto the resonance frequencies of the telepathic matrix which was afflicting the Deep Space Nine officers, to reverse the effect and expunge it.

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46963
coleibric hemorrhage
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A blood discharge associated with some aspect of Cardassian anatomy. A massive case was the cause of Gul Darhe'el's death while asleep.

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Kalla-Nohra syndrome
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A disease whose only known cases resulted from a mining accident at the Gallitepp forced labor camp for Bajorans, sometime prior to its liberation in 2358. Dr. Bashir did not hear of it until...

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Larosian virus
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An affliction that was "going around" Deep Space Nine circa stardate 46853, when a shocked Dr. Bashir first guessed it was the reason Dax appeared to be coming onto him in his own bed.

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Pottrik syndrome
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A disease (pronounced "POT-rick") that Marritza, seeking to spark suspicion that he really is Gul Darhe'el, claims to be afflicted with rather than Kalla-Nohra syndrome, which he says is treated...

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47229
herb, Invernian
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A common herb which grows in remote areas of Invernia II and has medicinal properties. It was unknown to the young Dr. Bashir and his father when they were trapped by an ionic storm on that planet...

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neo-analeptic transmitters
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Biochemical neuro-stimulants developed within the 2360s that Doctor Bashir hypothesizes and proves can put Nathaniel Teros' abandoned theory of Neuromuscular Adaptation to work -- and offer...

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47282
cortolin
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Used to treat a wound inflicted by a compressor beam weapon. Dr. Bashir used 10cc of cortolin when trying to treat Quark after his wound from Trazco's compressed Tetryon beam weapon.

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47329
psychoprojective telepathy
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Literally, the ability to create solid forms from one's mind. Halanans such as Nidell Seyetik have this gift, though they lose control of it during bouts of extreme emotional stress. The energy...

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47391
vertizine
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Drug used when dimensional transfer is occurring.

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47426
medicinal brew
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A beverage that Quark delivered to Doctor Bashir on the eve of his charity racquetball rematch with Chief O'Brien, supposedly a gift of the monks who worked the Bajoran Fund for Orphans, an...

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tribnel root extract
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The derivative of the Tribnel root, possibly medicinal, is one of the ingredients in an anesthetic Quark tries to pawn off on Doctor Bashir as an energy boost from the well-wishing Bajoran Monks...

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47529
anabolic supplements
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A T'Lani medical effort to curtail the effect of the deadly Harvester nano-biogenic weaponry: the artificial stimulation of the metabolic phase in which simple substances are synthesized into...

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