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Diseases of the liver.

Diseases of the liver.

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Published by Blakiston Division, McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liver -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementWilliam T. Foulk, editor.
    SeriesPostgraduate medicine series
    ContributionsFoulk, William T., ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC845 .D5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination140 p.
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5611652M
    LC Control Number68019489

    Liver Diseases. This note covers the following topics: Pathology Of Liver and Biliary Tract, Functions Of The Liver, Hepatobiliary Injury And Responses, Hepatic Failure, Hepatocutaneous Syndrome, Metabolic Disturbances, Potential Mechanisms Of Hepatic Lipidosis, Causes/syndromes Of Lipidosis, Bacterial Infections Of The Liver, Parasitic Diseases Of Liver, Toxic-induced Liver Disease, Diseases. The book is arranged into four sections. Sections 1–3 are in volume 1 and cover cell biology, biochemistry, and physiology (section 1); the systemic effects of liver disease (section 2); and laboratory methods for evaluating liver disease (section 3).Cited by: 3.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm: Contents: Anatomy and function --Assessment of liver function --Biopsy of the liver --The haematology of liver disease --Ultrasound, tomography and magnetic resonance imaging --Hepato-cellular failure --Hepatic encephalopathy --Acute liver failure --Ascites --The portal.   This market-leading book, with comprehensive coverage of the entire spectrum of liver disease in children, returns with 12 brand new chapters covering key areas in liver transplantation, viral hepatitis, and liver disease in infancy. Authored by the world&#;s leading hepatologists Author: Deirdre A. Kelly.

    The liver has many important functions, including digesting your food and processing and distributing nutrients. There are many kinds of liver diseases and conditions. Some, like hepatitis, are caused by viruses. Others can be the result of drugs or drinking too much alcohol. Long-lasting injury or scar tissue in the liver can cause cirrhosis. Listing of Impairments - Adult Listings (Part A) The following sections contain medical criteria that apply to the evaluation of impairments in adults age 18 and over and that may apply to the evaluation of impairments in children under age 18 if the disease processes have a similar effect on adults and younger children.


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