Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Page 957

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Kenneth L. Becker
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2001 - Medical - 2477 pages
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Established as the foremost text in the field, Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism is now in its thoroughly revised, updated Third Edition. This practical, clinically relevant, and comprehensive text covers the entire field of endocrinology and metabolism, including the diffuse endocrine system; morphology and physiology; diagnosis and treatment of endocrine diseases; endocrinology of the female; hormones and cancer; and much more. The Third Edition contains new chapters reflecting the latest advances and features expanded coverage of genetics and the endocrinology of sepsis. More than 1,400 illustrations complement the text. A drug formulary appears at the back of the book.
  

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Contents

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ENDOCRINOLOGY AND THE ENDOCRINE HORMONAL ACTION
36
BECKER ERIC S NYLEN FEEDBACK CONTROL IN ENDOCRINE
50
PRESENT DANIEL N DARLINGTON
57
and JOEL F HABENER EVE VAN CAUTER
68
THE ENDOCRINE BRAIN AND PITUITARY GLAND
83
PHYSIOLOGY AND PATHOPHYSIOLOGY 17 HYPOPITUITARISM
177
18 HYPOTHALAMIC AND PITUITARY
193
ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION 1159 and MIKAEL R0RTH
1220
SYNDROME X 1365 159 LOCALIZATION OF ISLET CELL
1365
CARDIOVASCULAR COMPLICATIONS
1380
DIABETIC NEUROPATHY
1391
GASTROINTESTINAL COMPLICATIONS 162 BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF LIPID
1503
DIABETES AND THE EYE 1418 HYPERLIPOPROTEINEMIAS
1531
DIABETES AND INFECTION 1424 165 ENDOCRINE EFFECTS ON LIPIDS
1538
DIABETES AND THE SKIN 1428 and CATHERINE TUCK
1544

MORPHOLOGY OF THE PITUITARY 19 THE OPTIC CHIASM IN ENDOCRINOLOGIC
204
COMPENDIUM OF ENDOCRINERELATED 240 DNA DIAGNOSIS OF ENDOCRINE
236
SECTION
276
THE THYROID GLAND
307
CALCIUM AND BONE METABOLISM
473
52
497
THE ADRENAL GLANDS
697
SYNTHESIS AND METABOLISM and MICHAEL L TUCK
773
CORTICOSTEROID ACTION 714 81 HYPOALDOSTERONISM
785
TESTS OF ADRENOCORTICAL 82 ENDOCRINE ASPECTS
791
ADRENOCORTICAL AND CHILDHOOD
806
CONGENITAL ADRENAL 84 THE INCIDENTAL ADRENAL MASS
816
SEX DETERMINATION AND DEVELOPMENT
851
ENDOCRINOLOGY OF THE FEMALE
917
ENDOCRINOLOGY OF THE MALE
1103
MORPHOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGY 119 CLINICAL USE AND ABUSE OF ANDROGENS
1181
EVALUATION OF TESTICULAR 120 GYNECOMASTIA
1200
MALE HYPOGONADISM 1125 PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA
1207
DIFFUSE HORMONAL SECRETION
1553
SUBSTANCE P AND
1578
PART XI
1691
MULTIPLE ENDOCRINE NEOPLASIA
1699
HERITABLE DISORDERS OF COLLAGEN
1708
HERITABLE DISEASES OF LYSOSOMAL
1719
IMMUNOLOGIC BASIS OF ENDOCRINE DISORDERS
1747
ENDOCRINE AND METABOLIC DYSFUNCTION
1783
INTERRELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN HORMONES
1833
ENDOCRINE DYSFUNCTION DUE
1908
HORMONES AND CANCER
2003
224
2030
ENDOCRINOLOGY OF CRITICAL ILLNESS
2067
ENDOCRINE MARKERS AND MEDIATORS
2077
PART XVII
2123
TECHNIQUES OF LABORATORY and WILLIAM A JUBIZ
2226
EFFECTS OF DRUGS ON ENDOCRINE INDEX 2283
2232
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