Medical Information Disclaimer

The medical information provided through the MaineGeneral Health website is obtained from a variety of public resources and includes a medical library with content provided by Healthwise and WebMD, among other reputable sources.

This information is intended as a patient education resource only and should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem as it is not a substitute for expert professional care.

If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, please consult your health care provider.

In addition, we make every effort to ensure links to external sites as well as medical library information and/or medical animations are current and correct.

If you find a link within the website that does not work or contains erroneous or outdated information, please contact the MaineGeneral Health webmaster.