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Diseases of the liver.

Author: Leon Schiff; Eugene R Schiff
Publisher: Philadelphia : Lippincott, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th ed.View all editions and formats

Revised and updated to reflect the latest advances in clinical hepatology, this book focuses on both medical and surgical aspects of diagnosis and management.

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Diseases of the liver.
Philadelphia : Lippincott, ©1993
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leon Schiff; Eugene R Schiff
ISBN: 0397511272 9780397511273 0397513623 9780397513628 0397513631 9780397513635
OCLC Number: 27151279
Description: 2 volumes (x, 1516, 27 pages) : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. Physioanatomic considerations --
Bilirubin metabolism and the pathophysiology of jaundice --
Secretion of bile --
Laboratory tests --
Hepatic histopathology --
Electron microscopy of human liver diseases --
Needle biopsy of the liver --
Laparoscopy --
Noninvasive imaging of the hepatobiliary system --
Interventional radiology in the liver, biliary tract, and gallbladder --
Gastrointestinal endoscopy in the diagnosis and management of hepatobiliary disease --
Jaundice: a clinical approach --
Intrahepatic cholestasis --
Sphincter of oddi dysfunction --
Postoperative jaundice. (cont) Primary biliary cirrhosis --
Primary sclerosing cholangitis --
Formation and treatment of gallstones --
Surgical approach to disease of the biliary system --
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy --
Viral hepatitis --
Hepatitis caused by viruses other than hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and non-A, non-B hepatitis viruses --
Chronic hepatitis --
Immunologic aspects of liver disease --
Wilson's disease --
Hemochromatosis --
[alpha]₁-antitrypsin deficiency --
Toxic and drug-induced hepatitis --
Influence of liver disease on the disposition and elimination of drugs --
v. 2. Fatty liver: biochemical and clinical aspects. (cont) Alcoholic hepatitis --
Cirrhosis --
Portal hypertension --
Surgical management of portal hypertension --
Ascites --
Renal complications in liver disease --
Hepatic encephalopathy --
Hemostatic disorders in liver disease --
Fulminant hepatic failure --
Budd-Chiari syndrome --
Liver disease in infancy and childhood --
Congenital hepatic fibrosis and Caroli's syndrome --
Liver transplantation --
Neoplasms of the liver --
Surgical management of primary and metastatic cancer of the liver --
Amebic and pyogenic liver abscess. (cont) Parasitic diseases of the liver --
Leptospirosis --
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and the liver --
Liver and its effect on endocrine function in health and disease --
Liver in pregnancy --
Liver in circulatory failure --
Porphyrias --
Amyloidosis of the liver --
Trauma to the liver, gallbladder, and bile ducts --
Hemobilia --
Granulomatous liver disease --
Total parenteral nutrition and the liver.
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