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Integrated endocrinology

Author: John F Laycock; Karim Meeran
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
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This innovative textbook provides a readable, contemporary and fully integrated introduction to endocrine glands, their hormones and how their function relates to homeostasis. It explores the pathology of endocrine disease by relating the underpinning science through a wealth of clinical scenarios and examples. The book integrates basic and clinical aspects for a range of endocrine glands and their hormones and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Laycock, John F.
Integrated endocrinology.
Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013
(DLC) 2012022361
(OCoLC)794961726
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John F Laycock; Karim Meeran
ISBN: 9781118450642 1118450647 9781118450635 1118450639
OCLC Number: 794973804
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 396 pages) : color illustrations
Contents: The molecular basis of hormones --
The hypothalamus and the concept of neurosecretion --
The pituitary gland (1) : the anterior lobe (adenohypophysis) --
The pituitary gland (2) : the posterior lobe (neurohypophysis) --
Diseases of the pituitary gland --
The gonads (1) : testes --
The gonads (2): ovaries --
The endocrine control of puberty --
The hormones of pregnancy, parturition and lactation --
The adrenal glands (1) : adrenal cortex --
The adrenal glands (2) : adrenal medulla --
The endocrine control of salt and water balance --
The thyroid gland and its iodothyronine hormones --
The islets of Langerhans and their hormones --
Diabetes mellitus --
The gut/brain axis --
Hormones, endocrine tumours, and the gut --
The parathyroids, the endocrine kidney, and calcium regulation --
The genetics of endocrine tumours --
Future prospects.
Responsibility: John Laycock and Karim Meeran.
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