Human Diseases

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback w/ Access Card
  • Copyright: 2009-10-15
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Now in its third edition, this best selling full-color text is better than ever! Organized by body systems, this essential pathophysiology text is written specifically for allied health learners and as a reference for allied health professionals. This book is also ideal as a resource on basic diseases for anyone within the medical arena or lay community. It is designed to make difficult pathophysiology concepts easier to understand by using consistent organization, and includes pronunciations, boxed features, and full-color illustrations and photos. Chapters progress through a basic review of anatomy and physiology before introducing the most common diseases. Common diseases and disorders are presented consistently through description, etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention headings.

Table of Contents

Introduction To Human Diseases
Mechanisms Of Disease
Inflammation And Infection
Common Diseases And Disorders Of Body Systems
Immune System Diseases And Disorders
Musculoskeletal System Diseases And Disorders
Blood And Blood-Forming Organs Diseases And Disorders
Cardiovascular System Diseases And Disorders
Respiratory System Diseases And Disorders
Lymphatic System Diseases And Disorders
Digestive System Diseases And Disorders
Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreatic Diseases And Disorders
Urinary System Diseases And Disorders
Endocrine System Diseases And Disorders
Nervous System Diseases And Disorders
Eye And Ear Diseases And Disorders
Reproductive System Diseases And Disorders
Integumentary System Diseases And Disorders
Genetic/Developmental, Childhood, And Mental Health Diseases And Disorders
Genetic And Developmental Diseases And Disorders
Childhood Diseases And Disorders
Mental Health Diseases And Disorders
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