Hepatology: A Textbook of Liver Disease / Edition 3

Hepatology: A Textbook of Liver Disease / Edition 3

by David Zakim, Thomas D. Boyer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721648363

ISBN-13: 9780721648361

Pub. Date: 05/30/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

A thoroughly revised edition by expert contributors presents definitive coverage of liver disease. This state-of-the-art text has been reorganized into two stand-alone volumes—the first volume deals with the basic sciences of biochemistry, physiology, and pathophysiology while the second is completely devoted to clinical issues. New chapters cover metabolism

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A thoroughly revised edition by expert contributors presents definitive coverage of liver disease. This state-of-the-art text has been reorganized into two stand-alone volumes—the first volume deals with the basic sciences of biochemistry, physiology, and pathophysiology while the second is completely devoted to clinical issues. New chapters cover metabolism of collagen, autoimmune liver disease, clinical pharmacology of anti-viral agents, and AIDS and the liver.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721648361
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
05/30/1996
Edition description:
3rd ed
Pages:
1917
Product dimensions:
9.06(w) x 11.42(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Sect. ICell Biology, Biochemistry, and Physiology of Liver Function1
1Anatomy and Physiology of the Liver3
2Hepatic Regeneration31
3Metabolism of Glucose and Fatty Acids by the Liver49
4Amino Acid Metabolism and Synthesis of Urea81
5Liver Disease, Alcohol, and Lipoprotein Metabolism127
6Hepatic Metabolism of Vitamin A149
7Vitamin D Metabolism and Metabolic Bone Disease169
8Hepatic Metabolism of Xenobiotics in Humans185
9Bilirubin Metabolism and Its Disorders233
10Mechanisms of Bile Secretion271
11The Porphyrias291
12Fibrosis of the Liver: Representative Molecular Elements and Their Emerging Role as Anti-fibrotic Targets347
13Hepatic Fibrosis and Cirrhosis395
14Iron Metabolism and Pathophysiology417
Sect. IISystemic Effects of Liver Disease429
15Clinical Features of Hepatic Encephalopathy431
16Acute Liver Failure445
17Renal Function in Cirrhosis: Pathophysiology and Clinical Features497
18Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Complications in Patients with Liver Disease527
19The Liver and Hematopoiesis537
20Hemostasis549
21Portal Hypertension and Bleeding Esophageal Varices581
22Diagnosis and Management of Cirrhotic Ascites631
Sect. IIILaboratory Methods for Evaluation of Patients with Liver Disease659
23Laboratory Evaluation of the Patient with Liver Disease661
24Laparoscopy in Liver Disease709
25Histopathologic Diagnosis of Liver Disease721
Sect. IVAToxic Injury to the Liver and Associated Diseases737
26Mechanisms of Chemically Induced Liver Disease739
27Drug-induced Liver Disease and Environmental Toxins755
28Preoperative and Postoperative Hepatic Dysfunctions833
29Alcoholic Liver Disease839
30Clinical Features and Management of Alcoholic Liver Disease and Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis923
Sect. IVBDiagnosis and Management of Liver Disease Due to Infectious Agents937
31Hepatitis A and E939
32Hepatitis B and D959
33Hepatitis C1017
34Other Hepatitis Viruses1063
35Parasitic Disease of the Liver1073
36Bacterial and Miscellaneous Infections of the Liver1109
Sect. IVCDiagnosis and Management of Chronic Forms of Liver Disease1125
37Immune Mechanisms in the Production of Liver Diseases1127
38Autoimmune Liver Disease1163
39Primary Biliary Cirrhosis1203
40Hepatobiliary Complications of Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease1221
41Wilson's Disease1273
42Hemochromatosis and the Iron Overload Syndromes1289
43Granulomatous Diseases of the Liver1317
Sect. IVDTumors of the Liver1331
44Molecular Pathogenesis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma1333
45Tumors of the Liver1355
46Surgical Therapy of Hepatic Tumors1371
Sect. IVELiver Disease Primarily of Children1383
47[alpha][subscript 1]-Antitrypsin Deficiency1385
48Inborn Errors of Metabolism that Lead to Permanent Hepatic Injury1397
49Cystic Diseases of the Liver1461
50Cholestatic Syndromes of Infancy and Childhood1481
Sect. IVFSpecial Topics1537
51HIV-Associated Hepatobiliary Diseaseä
52The Liver in Systemic Illness1561
53Budd-Chiari Syndrome1581
54The Liver in Pregnancy1591
55Liver Transplantation1617
56Recurrent Disease after Liver Transplantation1657
57Liver Disease and Parenteral Nutrition1677
58The Role of the Liver in Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Transplantation1699
Sect. IVGDiseases of the Biliary Tract1711
59Pathogenesis of Gallstones1713
60The Medical Management of Gallstones1745
61Non-surgical Treatment of Biliary Tract Diseases1751

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