Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Children and Adolescents / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- Taylor & Francis
The presentation, gastrointestinal manifestations, growth failure, medical and surgical management and prognosis of the disease are discussed, in addition to psychological aspects of care in this age group and the peculiar importance of nutritional support.
This is a comprehensive book describing the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease, one of the most common, serious and chronic gastrointestinal conditions of children and adolescents.
Table of ContentsEpidemiology and Current Etiological Concepts
Diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
The Role of Endoscopy
Histology and Gross Pathology
Psychological Aspects of Caring