Manson's Tropical Disease / Edition 20

Manson's Tropical Disease / Edition 20

by Gordon C. Cook
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780702017643
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1779
Product dimensions:
0.79(w) x 1.18(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the twentieth edition
Preface to the first edition
List of contributors
1History of Tropical Medicine, and 'Medicine in the Tropics'3
2Symptoms and Signs in Tropical Medicine15
3Tropical Gastroenterological Problems29
4Respiratory Problems in the Tropics77
5Cardiovascular Disease in the Tropics85
6Haematological Diseases in the Tropics101
7Renal Disease in the Tropics174
8Tropical Neurology193
9Psychiatry210
10Ophthalmology in the Tropics and Subtropics220
11Dermatological Problems292
12HIV/AIDS - with an Emphasis on Africa305
13Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Excluding HIV323
14Musculoskeletal Diseases350
15Paediatrics in the Tropics363
16Surgery in the Tropics378
17Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the Tropics391
18Travel Medicine407
19Heat Stress and Associated Disorders421
20High Attitude Problems433
21Nutrition-associated Disease442
22Animal Toxins468
23Plant Poisons516
24Malignant Disease525
25Diabetes Mellitus in the Tropics555
26Hypertension in the Tropics563
27Ischaemic Heart Disease and Lipid Disorders577
28Podoconiosis (Non-filarial Elephantiasis)603
29Familial Mediterranean Fever (Recurrent Hereditary Polyserositis)607
30Arbovirus Infections615
31Viral Hepatitis666
32Epstein-Barr Virus and Associated Diseases686
33Rabies700
34Dengue and Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever721
35Diarrhoea Caused by Viruses730
36Respiratory Viruses736
37Cutaneous Viral Diseases746
38Virus Infections of the Central Nervous System753
39Rickettsial Infections797
40Introduction to Acute Infective Diarrhoea817
41Gastrointestinal Bacteria824
42Salmonella Infections849
43Resistant Gut Bacteria864
44Bacterial Meningitis873
45Brucellosis886
46Bartonellosis892
47Tularaemia899
48Tetanus906
49Anthrax914
50Plague918
51Melioidosis925
52Diphtheria931
53Actinomycosis936
54Endemic Treponematoses940
55Other Spirochaetal Diseases951
56Leptospirosis963
57Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases971
58Leprosy1016
59Fungal Infections1047
60Pneumocystis carinii Infection1075
61Malaria1087
62Babesiosis1165
63African Trypanosomiasis in man1171
64American Trypanosomiasis1197
65Leishmaniasis1213
66Toxoplasmosis1246
67Gut Protozoa1255
68Potentially Pathogenic Free-living Amoebae1299
69Trichomonal Infection1315
70Filariases1321
71Soil-transmitted Helminths (Geohelminths)1369
72Schistosomiasis1413
73Food-borne Trematodes1457
74Intestinal Cestodes1477
75Echinococcosis/Hydatidosis1486
76Cysticercosis1509
77Other Larval Cestode Infections1517
78Leeches and Leech Infestation1523
79Myiasis1526
80Jigger Fleas1533
81Scabies1535
82Louse Infestation1539
83Arthropod Dermatoses, Stings, Bites, Allergies and Neuroses1542
Appendix I Immunological Aspects of Tropical Diseases1551
Appendix II Parasitic Protozoa1559
Appendix III Medical Helminthology1580
Appendix IV Medical Acarology and Entomology1650

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