The Imaging of Tropical Diseases: With Epidemiological, Pathological and Clinical Correlation, Volume 2

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Springer Science & Business Media, Nov 8, 2000 - Medical - 895 pages
This second volume describes a further wide variety of parasitic infections and other diseases,including benign and malignant tumors. Some are widespread, others re- stricted to specific geographical or climatic regions; almost all affect countless patients, some with generalized illnesses, others with limited involvement which may nonetheless be serious for the individual. The book contains numerous images at the important stages of the diseases, with photographs and histopathological sections to help understand the clinical progress, and often the response to treatment. These two volumes will be of great value to all who care for patients with tropical diseases, clinicians as well as radiologists.
 

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Contents

VOLUME
1
Ascariasis
11
Anisakiasis
41
Ancylostomiasis Hookworm Disease
51
Strongyloidiasis Angiostrongyliasis 67
83
Capillariasis Trichinosis Trichinellosis
95
Typhoid and Paratyphoid Fever
109
Tropical Sprue Kwashiorkor
123
Cardiovascular Diseases
283
Soft Tissue and Bone Diseases
325
Guinea Worm Infection Dracunculiasis
369
Pentastomiasis Armillifer Infection
389
Tumoral Calcinosis
397
Tropical Pyomyositis
419
Smallpox Pneumonia
587
Neoplastic Malignant Diseases
601

Predominantly Colon Diseases
147
Helminthoma
157
Shigellosis Bacillary Dysentery
163
Lymphogranuloma Venereum
171
Chest Diseases
205
Melioidosis 241
242
Plague
269
Kaposi Sarcoma in HIVNegative Patients
629
Geographic Variations of Malignant
659
Geographic Variations of Nonmalignant
675
45
771
Equipment and Techniques
778
The Ultrasonography of Tropical Diseases
801
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