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Professional Guide to Diseases,9780781778992

Professional Guide to Diseases

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Edition:
9th
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9780781778992

ISBN10:
0781778999
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Hardcover
Pub. Date:
2/19/2008
Publisher(s):
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Summary

Professional Guide to Diseases, Ninth Edition, contains full clinical coverage of more than 600 disorders. This complete, yet concise reference presents comprehensive disease information ranging from causes, signs and symptoms, and diagnosis through treatment and special considerations. Helpful tips and charts, anatomic drawings, and other illustrations supplement the text. This edition has been thoroughly updated. New sections on complications and prevention have been added to diseases entries where appropriate.

Table of Contents

Contributors and consultantsp. xi
Forewordp. xiii
Cardiovascular disordersp. 1
Introductionp. 2
Congenital acyanotic defectsp. 8
Congenital cyanotic defectsp. 16
Acquired inflammatory heart diseasep. 22
Valve disordersp. 31
Degenerative cardiovascular disordersp. 37
Cardiac complicationsp. 61
Vascular disordersp. 81
Respiratory disordersp. 99
Introductionp. 100
Congenital and pediatric disordersp. 106
Acute disordersp. 113
Chronic disordersp. 147
Pneumoconiosesp. 159
Neurologic disordersp. 164
Introductionp. 165
Congenital anomaliesp. 173
Paroxysmal disordersp. 186
Brain and spinal cord disordersp. 191
Neuromuscular disordersp. 219
Cranial nerve disordersp. 225
Pain disordersp. 231
Gastrointestinal disordersp. 233
Introductionp. 234
Mouth and esophagusp. 238
Stomach, intestine, and pancreasp. 253
Anorectump. 289
Hepatobiliary disordersp. 299
Introductionp. 299
Liver disordersp. 304
Gallbladder and duct disordersp. 316
Musculoskeletal disordersp. 321
Introductionp. 322
Congenital disordersp. 327
Jointsp. 334
Bonesp. 344
Muscle and connective tissuep. 361
Renal and urologic disordersp. 371
Introductionp. 372
Congenital anomaliesp. 380
Acute renal disordersp. 383
Chronic renal disordersp. 398
Lower urinary tract disordersp. 411
Prostate and epididymis disordersp. 422
Immune disordersp. 428
Introductionp. 429
Allergyp. 438
Autoimmunityp. 453
Immunodeficiencyp. 481
Hematologic disordersp. 497
Introductionp. 497
Anemiasp. 502
Polycythemiasp. 518
Hemorrhagic disordersp. 523
Miscellaneous disordersp. 537
Metabolic and nutritional disordersp. 541
Introductionp. 542
Nutritional imbalancep. 547
Metabolic disordersp. 562
Homeostatic imbalancep. 581
Endocrine disordersp. 602
Introductionp. 602
Pituitary glandp. 605
Thyroid glandp. 612
Parathyroid glandsp. 623
Adrenal glandsp. 628
Pancreatic and multiple disordersp. 642
Eye disordersp. 651
Introductionp. 652
Eyelid and lacrimal ductsp. 656
Conjunctival disordersp. 663
Corneal disordersp. 668
Uveal tract, retinal, and lens disordersp. 672
Miscellaneous disordersp. 682
Ear, nose, and throat disordersp. 689
Introductionp. 690
External earp. 692
Middle earp. 697
Inner earp. 705
Nosep. 710
Throatp. 721
Skin disordersp. 730
Introductionp. 731
Bacterial infectionsp. 735
Fungal infectionsp. 740
Parasitic infestationsp. 744
Follicular and glandular disordersp. 748
Pigmentation disordersp. 755
Inflammatory reactionsp. 759
Miscellaneous disordersp. 765
Malignant neoplasmsp. 782
Introductionp. 783
Head, neck, and spinep. 792
Thoraxp. 809
Abdomen and pelvisp. 819
Male and female genitaliap. 842
Bone, skin, and soft tissuep. 864
Blood and lymphp. 881
Infectionp. 894
Introductionp. 895
Gram-positive coccip. 903
Gram-negative coccip. 922
Gram-positive bacillip. 923
Gram-negative bacillip. 935
Spirochetes and mycobacteriap. 957
Mycosesp. 964
Respiratory virusesp. 974
Rash-producing virusesp. 986
Enterovirusesp. 999
Arbovirusp. 1002
Miscellaneous virusesp. 1003
Rickettsiap. 1015
Protozoap. 1016
Helminthsp. 1028
Miscellaneous infectionsp. 1037
Traumap. 1040
Introductionp. 1041
Headp. 1044
Neck and spinep. 1053
Thoraxp. 1055
Abdomenp. 1059
Extremitiesp. 1062
Whole bodyp. 1071
Miscellaneous injuriesp. 1088
Genetic disordersp. 1105
Introductionp. 1105
Autosomal dominant inheritancep. 1112
Autosomal recessive inheritancep. 1118
X-linked inheritancep. 1129
Chromosomal abnormalitiesp. 1136
Multifactorial abnormalitiesp. 1144
Obstetric and gynecologic disordersp. 1151
Introductionp. 1152
Gynecologic disordersp. 1158
Uterine bleeding disordersp. 1175
Disorders of pregnancyp. 1180
Abnormalities of parturitionp. 1199
Postpartum disordersp. 1204
Hemolytic diseases of the neonatep. 1209
Sexual disordersp. 1217
Introductionp. 1217
Sexually transmitted diseasesp. 1220
Male reproductive disordersp. 1234
Psychiatric disordersp. 1241
Introductionp. 1242
Disorders of infancy, childhood, and adolescencep. 1249
Substance-related disordersp. 1261
Psychotic disordersp. 1275
Mood disordersp. 1284
Anxiety disordersp. 1295
Somatoform disordersp. 1307
Dissociative disordersp. 1315
Eating disordersp. 1326
Sexual and gender identity disordersp. 1332
Appendicesp. 1343
Cultural considerations in patient carep. 1344
Rare diseasesp. 1348
Community resourcesp. 1384
Potential agents of bioterrorismp. 1388
Complementary and alternative therapies for specific conditionsp. 1390
Acknowledgmentsp. 1397
Indexp. 1398
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