Approach to Consultations for Patients with Liver Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease - E-Book

Approach to Consultations for Patients with Liver Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease - E-Book

by Steven L. Flamm MD

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781455744138
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 06/08/2012
Series: The Clinics: Internal Medicine , #16
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Table of Contents

Preface: Consultations for Liver Disease Patients Steven L. Flamm xiii

Evaluation of Elevated Liver Enzymes Tae Hoon Lee W. Ray Kim John J. Poterucha 183

Approach to a Patient with Elevated Serum Alkaline Phosphatase Asma Siddique Kris V. Kowdley 199

Drug-Induced Liver Disease Timothy J. Davern 231

Liver Disease in Pregnancy Arjmand R. Mufti Nancy Reau 247

Evaluation of Liver Lesions Alan Bonder Nezam Afdhal 271

Ascites Fredric D. Gordon 285

Hepatic Encephalopathy Vandana Khungar Fred Poordad 301

Shortness of Breath in the Patient with Chronic Liver Disease Paul Y. Kwo 321

Pruritus in Chronic Cholestatic Liver Disease Chalermrat Bunchorntavakul K. Rajender Reddy 331

Chronic Hepatitis B Infection Alexander Kuo Robert Gish 347

Alcoholic Hepatitis: A Clinician's Guide Gina Choi Bruce Allen Runyon 371

Granulomatous Liver Disease Steven L. Flamm 387

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Angelo H. Paredes Dawn M. Torres Stephen A. Harrison 397

Surgical Clearance for the Patient with Chronic Liver Disease Andrew J. Muir 421

Is the Patient a Candidate for Liver Transplantation? Alyson N. Fox Robert S. Brown Jr 435

Index 449

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