An Introduction to Human Disease: Pathology and Pathophysiology Correlations

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, 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
THEIR STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION IN HEALTH
The Germ Layers and Their Derivatives
Aging and the Cell
CHROMOSOMES GENES AND CELL DIVISION
INFLAMMATION AND REPAIR
IMMUNITY HYPERSENSITIVITY ALLERGY AND AUTOIMMUNE
THE FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
PRENATAL DEVELOPMENT AND DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH PREGNANCY
THE URINARY SYSTEM
THE MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
THE PANCREAS AND DIABETES MELLITUS
THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT
WATER ELECTROLYTE AND ACIDBASE BALANCE
THE ENDOCRINE GLANDS

Immunization
CONGENITAL AND HEREDITARY DISEASES
NEOPLASTIC DISEASE
THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
THE MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM
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