Endocrine Secrets (Mosby Secrets Series) / Edition 2

Endocrine Secrets (Mosby Secrets Series) / Edition 2

by Michael T. McDermott
     
 

ISBN-10: 1560532688

ISBN-13: 9781560532682

Pub. Date: 02/28/1998

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560532682
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/28/1998
Series:
Mosby Secrets Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
358

Table of Contents

IFuel Metabolism
1Diabetes Mellitus1
2Acute Complications of Diabetes Mellitus13
3Chronic Complications of Diabetes Mellitus20
4Diabetes in Pregnancy29
5Infections in Diabetic Persons34
6Hypoglycemia39
7Lipid Disorders45
8Obesity50
IIBone and Mineral Disorders
9Osteoporosis63
10Osteomalacia and Rickets70
11Paget's Disease of Bone76
12Hypercalcemia81
13Hyperparathyroidism91
14Hypercalcemia of Malignancy99
15Hypocalcemia101
16Nephrolithiasis105
IIIPituitary and Hypothalamic Disorders
17Pituitary Insufficiency117
18Nonfunctioning Pituitary Tumors121
19Prolactin-secreting Pituitary Tumors125
20Growth Hormone-secreting Pituitary Tumors129
21Glycoprotein-secreting Pituitary Tumors134
22Cushing's Syndrome139
23Disorders of Water Metabolism147
24Disorders of Growth163
25Growth Hormone Use and Abuse172
IVAdrenal Disorders
26Primary Aldosteronism175
27Pheochromocytoma180
28Adrenal Malignancies185
29Adrenal Insufficiency188
30Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia193
VThyroid Disorders
31Thyroid Testing199
32Hyperthyroidism202
33Hypothyroidism207
34Thyroiditis211
35Thyroid Nodules and Goiter215
36Thyroid Cancer219
37Thyroid Emergencies228
38Euthyroid Sick Syndrome231
VIReproductive Endocrinology
39Disorders of Sexual Differentiation233
40Disorders of Puberty242
41Male Hypogonadism254
42Impotence259
43Gynecomastia264
44Amenorrhea267
45Galactorrhea272
46Hirsutism and Virilization276
47Infertility282
48Menopause287
49Use and Abuse of Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids291
VIIMiscellaneous
50Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia297
51Autoimmune Polyglandular Endocrinopathies303
52Pancreatic Islet Cell Tumors306
53Carcinoid Syndrome309
54Cutaneous Manifestations of Diabetes Mellitus and Thyroid Disease311
55Inherited Hormone Resistance Syndromes319
56Endocrine Case Studies322
57Famous People with Endocrine Disorders326
58Interesting Endocrine Facts and Figures330
Index

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