Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary

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Saunders, 2003 - Medical - 2190 pages
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For over 100 years, health care professionals have relied on Dorland's for its unmatched comprehensiveness, accuracy, clarity, and ease of use. Now, the 30th Edition of the world's finest medical dictionary features an all-new design with full-color, three-dimensional line art, color photography, and diagnostic and pathologic images. The New Edition features more than 125,000 terms, including over 3,000 new terms -- over 800 related to complementary and alternative medicine -- as well as improved and expanded appendices. An accompanying CD-ROM includes the Dorland's Spellchecker program.

A new, full-color design and art program makes reference even easier and more enjoyable, with...
- Over 500 new full-color line drawings
- Over 500 full-color photographs
- Head words now in color
- Color tables and appendices
Approximately 800 new terms from Complementary and Alternative Medicine mirror the increasing popularity of non-traditional treatments.
Appendices have been reorganized and expanded to feature additional material of interest to medical transcriptionists and other specialty groups.

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Contents

The 20 aAmino Acids Specified by the Genetic Code
60
Cavity Angles
87
MalariaCarrying Anopheles Species
95
Human Blood Group Systems and Erythrocytic Antigenic Determinants
231
Bronchi Segmentales Segmental Bronchi
255
Carbamate Insecticides
290
Blacks Classification of Dental Caries
298
Cholecalciferol and Related Metabolites of Vitamin D
352
Human Adenoviruses
1103
Selected Etiologic Agents of Mycetoma
1206
Organochlorine Insecticides Chlorinated Hydrocarbons
1322
NASPEBPEG Generic NBG Pacemaker Code
1347
Types of Pneumoconiosis
1461
Plants That Can Cause Cyanide Poisoning
1473
Positions of the Fetus in Various Presentations
1490
Selected Brief Psychotherapy Methods
1541

Symbols Used in Chromosome Nomenclature
362
Selected Surgical Clamps
371
The Genetic Code
384
Defects in Complement Components and Selected Regulatory Proteins
397
Oral Contraceptives
413
Ransons Criteria for Severity of Acute Pancreatitis
437
Types of Multiple Electrolytes Injection
597
Some Naturally Occurring Fatty Acids
679
Selected Surgical Forceps
725
Nyhus Classification of Inguinal Hernias
843
Hyperlipoproteinemias
883
Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders Diseases and Syndromes
911
Common Plasma Lipoprotein Classes
1057
Surface Markers of Lymphocytes
1077
Angles Classification of Malocclusion
1092
Opioid Receptor Classes
1595
Selected Surgical Retractors
1624
Anticoagulant Rodenticides
1640
Rule of Nines
1646
Selected Scissors
1667
Segmenta Bronchopulmonalia Bronchopulmonary Segments
1675
Important Venomous Snakes
1715
Ericksons Eight Stages of Man
1748
Selected Technetium Tc 99m Radiopharmaceuticals
1858
VOCABULARY 1
1867
Selected TickBorne Encephalitis Viruses
2048
APPENDICES
2081
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