An Introduction to Human Disease: Pathology and Pathophysiology Correlations

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Dec 1, 2009 - Health & Fitness - 786 pages
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An Introduction to Human Disease: Pathology and Pathophysiology Correlations, Eighth Edition provides students with a clear and well-illustrated explanation of the structural and functional changes associated with disease, the clinical manifestations of disease, and how to determine treatment. Ideal for Pathology, Pathophysiology, or Human Disease courses, the first part of the text deals with general concepts and with diseases affecting the body as a whole. The second part considers the various organ systems and their diseases.
 

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Contents

Principles of Diagnosis
1
Their Structure and Function in Health and Disease
19
Chapter 3 Chromosomes Genes and Cell Division
38
Chapter 4 Inflammation and Repair
57
Chapter 5 Immunity Hypersensitivity Allergy and Autoimmune Diseases
67
Chapter 6 Pathogenic Microorganisms
84
Chapter 7 Animal Parasites
103
Chapter 8 Communicable Diseases
112
Chapter 15 The Respiratory System
277
Chapter 16 The Breast
298
Chapter 17 The Female Reproductive System
315
Chapter 18 Prenatal Development and Diseases Associated with Pregnancy
335
Chapter 19 The Urinary System
362
Chapter 20 The Male Reproductive System
389
Chapter 21 The Liver and the Biliary System
406
Chapter 22 The Pancreas and Diabetes Mellitus
428

Chapter 9 Congenital and Hereditary Diseases
134
Chapter 10 Neoplastic Disease
158
Chapter 11 Abnormalities of Blood Coagulation
188
Chapter 12 Circulatory Disturbances
204
Chapter 13 The Cardiovascular System
220
Chapter 14 The Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Systems
256
Chapter 23 The Gastrointestinal Tract
445
Chapter 24 Water Electrolyte and AcidBase Balance
471
Chapter 25 The Endocrine Glands
486
Chapter 26 The Nervous System
511
Chapter 27 The Musculoskeletal System
536
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Crowley is Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis.

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