Diseases of the digestive system

  • 824 Pages
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D. Appleton , New York
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Statemented. by Frank Billings. An authorized translation from "Die deutsche klinik" under the general editorial supervision of Julius L. Salinger, M.D. With forty-five illustrations in the text.
SeriesModern clinical medicine
ContributionsSalinger, Julius Lincoln, ed.
LC ClassificationsRC801 .B63
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi p., 1 l., 824 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7016122M
LC Control Number10003342

Digestive Diseases. This note covers the following topics: Abdominal Adhesions, Acid Reflux in Adults, Anatomic Problems of the Lower GI Tract, Appendicitis, Barrett's Esophagus, Celiac Disease, Colon Polyps, Constipation, Crohn's Disease, Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome,Diarrhea, Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis, Dumping Syndrome, Foodborne Illnesses, Gallstones, Gas.

Each Diseases of the digestive system book opens with a number applied solely for indexing in this manual, not to be used for diagnostic coding, proceeds with the recommended diagnostic term and a concise definition of the disease, and closes with a list of synonyms; a few entries include an additional note, such as a comment on a need for further research for better definition of the disease.

The digestive system consists of the gastrointestinal tract, which includes the oral cavity, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, and intestines, and a number of associated structures and glands such as the teeth, salivary glands, liver, and pancreas.

These organs consume food, digest it, absorb nutrients, and eliminate waste that is not absorbed. - - Infectious Diseases, Immune Disorders and Nutritional Deficiencies; - - The Respiratory System; - - The cardiovascular System; - - The Digestive System; - b - The Genitourinary System; - Gynecological Conditions and Disorders of the Breast; - The Hemic and Lymphatic Systems.

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Digestive system. Products and services. Free E-newsletter. Subscribe to Housecall. Our general interest e-newsletter keeps you up to date on a wide variety of health topics. Digestive system.

Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are both forms of inflammatory bowel disease. Crohn's disease most commonly affects the colon and the last part of. Digestive diseases are disorders of the digestive tract, which is sometimes called the gastrointestinal (GI) tract.

In digestion, food and drink are broken down into small parts (called nutrients) that the body can absorb and use as energy and building blocks for cells.

Many diseases can affect the digestive system. Three of the most common diseases that affect the digestive system are food allergies, ulcers, and heartburn. Foodborne illnesses and food intolerance are also serious issues associated with the digestive system. Food allergies occur when the immune system reacts to substances in.

This is a rather unusual book. It is essentially an eclectic presentation of lectures on the digestive system and a mass experiment in mnemonics. It is difficult to evaluate the lavish use of color and geometric design of the author's diagrammatic attempts to fix signs, symptoms and their.

17 Diseases of the Digestive System (ICDCM Chap Codes KK95) Chapter Outline ICDCM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting Anatomy and Physiology Disease Conditions Diseases of the Oral Cavity and Salivary Glands (KK14) Diseases of the Esophagus, Stomach, and Duodenum (KK31) Diseases of the Appendix (KK38) Hernia.

ICD is an international statistical classification used in health care and related industries. Produced by the World Health Organization, it is used in several countries around the have gone on to develop their own national enhancements, building off the international version of the classification.

The health of your digestive system has a lot to do with lifestyle — the food you eat, the amount of exercise you get, and the pace and stress level of your day.

However, some digestive diseases, such as those discussed here, are thought to be hereditary or stem from an infection.

For others, there is no known cause. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Truelove, S.C. Diseases of the digestive system.

Oxford, Blackwell Scientific Publications, (OCoLC) In considering the maladies of the digestive system frequent references must be made to the anatomy of the alimentary tract, and to the physiology of digestion.

LIP DISEASES. Among the common diseases of the lips are ulceration and fissure, which may often be induced to heal by light applications of nitrate of silver solution, in conjunction.

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This book reviews recent knowledge of the role of stem cells in the gastrointestinal system. It covers extensive topics for each organ, including the pancreas, esophagus, liver, and colon, while also discussing the contributions of stem cells to therapeutic approaches toward gastrointestinal diseases, including inflammatory bowel diseases.

Enteric diseases substantially compromise production efficiencies and profitability of pig production globally. Different forms of fiber in the diet can influence the composition and metabolic activity of the large intestinal microflora in pigs.

Digestive system. Our Gastroenterology unit offers its patients the most sophisticated methods for treating all types of gastrointestinal diseases.

Specialised programs for treating obesity and excess weight are also available. Diseases of the Digestive System. The book focuses on the recent advances in the digestive system.

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It is composed of 3 sections: gastrointestinal duct, liver, and biliary system. There are 9 chapters: peptic ulcers; mid-gastrointestinal bleeding; gastrointestinal manifestations of IgA vasculitis; biomechanics of intestinal contractions; evaluation of serum sodium change after terlipressin in cirrhosis; Author: Xingshun Qi, Sam Koruth.

Learn about The Digestive System. This 'True Book' features plenty of photos and helpful visuals; the lively, age-appropriate text teaches young readers about what happens to your food after you eat it, digestive disorders, and includes TRUE facts that will shock and amaze you.

48 pages with glossary and index. Grades / Ages Part of the Scholastic 'A True Book' : Paperback. In 41 chapters, with illustrations, the authors accomplish their primary aim—to present the important facets of gastrointestinal diseases—in a reasonably concise volume that includes original articles and reviews.

Except for a rather dull chapter on mouth and pharynx, the effort to make this book readable has been successful. Many diseases can affect the digestive system.

Three of the most common diseases that affect the digestive system are food allergies, ulcers, and heartburn. Foodborne illnesses and food intolerance are also serious issues associated with the digestive system. Food allergies occur when the immune system reacts to substances in food as though.

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Viral Diseases of the Digestive System The virus that causes mumps contains RNA. Transmitted in saliva and respiratory secretions, it replicates in the host's respiratory tract and causes swelling of one or both of the parotid glands below the ear and near the angle of the jaw.

When the sphincter muscles in your anus relax, the rectal walls contract to increase pressure. These coordinated muscle contractions expel the stool. Your digestive system gears up. Mouth and salivary glands. Pancreas, liver and gallbladder. Small intestine.

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National. 6 Polymer Therapeutics for Treatment of Digestive Tract Diseases. The digestive system includes the stomach, esophagus, large and small intestines, pancreas, liver, colon, bowel (Internet: Types of digestive system diseases).

Digestive tract diseases. Health Literacy and Digestive System Diseases. Knowledge and understanding of the medical terminology pertaining to some of the more common digestive system diseases is an important aspect of health literacy.

Your digestive system is a series of hollow organs joined in a long, twisting tube. It runs from your mouth to your anus and includes your esophagus, stomach, and small and large intestines. Your liver, gallbladder and pancreas are also. Find information on a variety of diseases and problems in the digestive system including constipation, celiac disease, gallstones, heartburn, lactose intolerance, ulcers, and more.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Treatments Aren't One-Size-Fits-All. The chapters are interspersed with clinical cases which makes the anatomy and physiology clinically relevant.

I find the clinical cases maintain my interest by highlighting the clinical importance. Also included, are rarer diseases for added interest. The book contains many different examples of radiological imaging of the digestive system/5(4).