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Growth disorders : pathophysiology and treatment

Author: C J H Kelnar
Publisher: London : Chapman & Hall Medical ; Philadelphia, PA, USA : Lippincott-Raven, 1998.
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Growth disorders.
London : Chapman & Hall Medical ; Philadelphia, PA, USA : Lippincott-Raven, 1998
(OCoLC)607165402
Online version:
Growth disorders.
London : Chapman & Hall Medical ; Philadelphia, PA, USA : Lippincott-Raven, 1998
(OCoLC)631010027
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C J H Kelnar
ISBN: 9780412737008 0412737000
OCLC Number: 40926246
Description: xviii, 822 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: List of contributors --
Foreword --
Preface --
1. Historical background and worldwide perspectives --
pt. 1. Physiology of Linear Growth --
2. Cellular growth --
3. Bone and cartilage growth --
4. Genetic control of growth --
5. Rhythms of linear growth --
6. Nutrition and growth --
7. Endocrinology of growth --
7a. Central regulation of growth hormone secretion --
7b. Peripheral hormone action --
8. Normal fetal growth --
9. Growth in infancy and childhood --
10. Growth at adolescence --
pt. 2. Growth Assessment --
11. Abnormal growth: definition, pathogenesis and practical assessment --
12. Practical auxology: techniques of measurement and assessment of skeletal maturity --
13. Endocrine assessment of growth --
14. Radiologic and imaging assessment of the skeletal dysplasias --
15. Psychological assessment of children with growth deficiency --
pt. 3. Chronic Paediatric Disorders and Management of Associated Growth Disturbance --
16. Pregnancy and the growth restricted fetus --
17. Genetic and dysmorphic syndromes of short stature --
18. Genetic and dysmorphic syndromes with tall stature --
19. Skeletal dysplasias --
20. Respiratory disease and growth --
21. Gastrointestinal disorders --
22. Growth failure in chronic renal disorders --
23. Disorders of calcium --
24. Diabetes --
25. Growth and the cardiovascular system --
26. Neurological disorders --
27. Haemoglobinopathies --
28. Psychological disorders --
29. Growth failure in tropical and developing countries --
pt. 4. Endocrine Causes of Abnormal Growth --
30. Abnormalities of growth hormone --
30a. Secretion --
30b. Action --
31. Growth and thyroid disorders --
32. Adrenal and gonadal disorders --
pt. 5. Treatment of Growth Disorders --
33. Growth hormone deficiency --
34. Idiopathic short stature --
35. Turner and Noonan syndromes: disease-specific growth and growth-promoting therapies --
36. Disorders of growth and development in the child treated for cancer --
37. Intrauterine growth retardation --
38. Constitutional delay of growth and puberty --
39. Treatment of growth hormone resistance --
40. Growth hormone-releasing hormone and other growth hormone secretagogues --
41. Limb-lengthening techniques --
42. Metabolic side effects and adverse effects of growth hormone therapy --
43. Precocious puberty --
44. Constitutional advanced growth and gigantism --
45. Surgical management of tall stature --
Index.
Responsibility: edited by C.J.H. Kelnar [and others].

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