Yamada's Handbook of Gastroenterology

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John Wiley & Sons, Dec 31, 2019 - Medical - 544 pages
This 4th edition of Yamada's Handbook of Gastroenterology provides a portable, well-illustrated, rapid access handbook for gastroenterologists of all levels, perfect for quick and easy use while on the wards.

Divided into 2 parts -- part 1 being symptom-focused and part 2 disease-focused, it gives 100% clinical assessment and practical management advice for the entire range of GI symptoms, complaints and conditions that patients present with. Every symptom you're likely to encounter is covered, every condition assessed.
 

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Contents

Approach to Patients with Gastrointestinal Symptoms or Signs 1 The Patient with Dysphagia or Odynophagia
3
The Patient with Heartburn or Chest Pain
13
The Patient with Gastrointestinal Bleeding
23
The Patient with Unexplained Weight Loss
37
The Patient with Nausea and Vomiting
47
The Patient with Abdominal Pain
57
The Patient with Gas and Bloating
69
The Patient with Ileus or Obstruction
79
Small Intestinal Neoplasia
273
Diverticular Disease of the Colon
281
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
289
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
299
Colonic Neoplasia
317
Anorectal Diseases
327
Pancreatitis
335
Pancreatic Neoplasia
349

The Patient with Constipation
89
The Patient with Diarrhea
99
The Patient with an Abdominal Mass
115
The Patient with Jaundice or Abnormal Liver Biochemical Tests
125
The Patient with Ascites
143
The Patient Requiring Nutritional Support
157
The Patient Requiring Endoscopic Procedures
171
Specific Gastrointestinal Diseases 16 Motor Disorders of the Esophagus
187
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Eosinophilic Esophagitis
197
Esophageal Neoplasia
207
Disorders of Gastric Emptying
217
Acid Peptic Disorders
229
Functional Dyspepsia
239
Gastric Neoplasia
245
Celiac Disease
255
Short Bowel Syndrome
265
Biliary Tract Stones and Cysts
359
Viral Hepatitis
369
Genetic and Metabolic Diseases of the Liver
383
Cholestatic Liver Diseases
391
Alcoholic Liver Disease
401
Autoimmune Hepatitis
407
Complications of Cirrhosis
413
Primary Hepatic Neoplasms
423
Infections of the Gastrointestinal Tract
431
Gastrointestinal Vascular Lesions
447
Medical Surgical and Endoscopic Treatment of Obesity
457
Questions and Answers
463
Index
517
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529
early stage gastric cancer being prepared
535
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JOHN M. INADOMI, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

RENUKA BHATTACHARYA, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

JOO HA HWANG, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA

CYNTHIA KO, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

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