Essential Atlas of Gastroenterology and Hepatology for Primary Care

Overview

This atlas is a collection of more than 600 images pictorially displaying the diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, biliary tree, and pancreas in both adults and children.

Incl. prevention & trmt of gastrointestinal complications of AIDS, the molecular biology of colorectal cancer etc.

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Overview

This atlas is a collection of more than 600 images pictorially displaying the diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, biliary tree, and pancreas in both adults and children.

Incl. prevention & trmt of gastrointestinal complications of AIDS, the molecular biology of colorectal cancer etc.

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Abridged from an eight-volume collection, collects what the authors considered to be the most relevant material for primary care physicians in clinical practice. Eight chapters contain text illustrated by over 600 photographs, charts, tables, drawings, algorithms, and diagrams which pictorially display the diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, biliary tree, and pancreas in both adults and children. The images are also available on slides and CD- ROM. Oversize (10 x 12.5<">). Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780632043941
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/28/1998
  • Edition description: New Edition

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Disorders of the Esophagus
Anatomy and Physiology
Diagnosis: Radiology vs. Endoscopy
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Chest Pain
Upper Esophageal Dysfunction and Zenker's Diverticulum
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Infections of the Esophagus
Injuries From Medications, Caustics, Radiation, and Foreign Bodies
Mucosal Ring (B Ring, Schatzki's Ring)
Vascular Lesions
Esophageal Cancer
Cutaneous Manifestations of Esophageal Disease
Ch. 2 Disorders of the Stomach and Duodenum
Gastritis and Gastropathy
Helicobacter pylori Gastritis
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Ulcer Complications
Surgery for Ulcer Disease
Gastrinoma (Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome)
Other Common Bleeding Gastroduodenal Lesions
Malignant Gastric Neoplasms
Ch. 3 Disorders of the Small Intestine
Anatomy
Acute (Infectious) Diarrhea
Chronic Diarrhea
Malabsorption and Maldigestion
Crohn's Disease
Small Intestinal Ischemia
Bleeding Lesions of the Small Intestine
Tumors of the Small Intestine
Small Intestinal Pseudoobstructions
Dermatologic Manifestations of Small Intestinal Disease
Ch. 4 Disorders of the Colon, Rectum, and Anus
Anatomy of the Colon, Rectum, and Anus
Anal and Perianal Disorders
Colorectal Polyps and Colorectal Cancer
Idiopathic Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ischemic Colitis
Pseudomembranous Colitis
Cytomegalovirus Colitis
Radiation Colitis
Overt Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Colonic Diverticula
Hisrchsprung's Disease and Other Motility Problems
Cutaneous Manifestations of Colorectal Disease
Ch. 5 Disorders of the Liver
Jaundice
Viral Hepatitis, From A Through E
Autoimmune Hepatitis
Acute Liver Failure
Alcoholic Liver Injury
Hemochromatosis
Wilson's Disease
Cirrhosis and its Complications
Vascular Disorders of the Liver
Hepatic Cysts and Abscesses
Malignant Tumors of the Liver
Liver Transplantation
Ch. 6 Disorders of the Gallbladder and Biliary Tree
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Anatomy and Physiology
Gallstones and Their Consequences
Infections of the Biliary Tree
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction
Biliary Tract Neoplasms
Ch. 7 Disorders of the Pancreas
Acute Pancreatitis
Chronic Pancreatitis
Pancreatic Cancer
Endocrine Tumor of the Pancreas
Cystic Fibrosis of the Pancreas
Ch. 8 Pediatric Gastroenterologic and Hepatic Disorders
Necrotizing Enterocolitis of Infancy
Physiologic Jaundice and Breast Milk Jaundice
The Acute Abdomen and Peritonitis
Gastroesophageal Reflux in Infancy and Childhood
Peptic Ulcer in Children
Upper GI Bleeding
Intestinal Inflammatory Disorders in Children
Functional Bowel Disorders in Children
Constipation in Children
Cystic Fibrosis
Cholestatic Disorders in Pediatrics
Index
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