Pediatric Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease book cover

Pediatric Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease

Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Management

Here's everything you need to treat the full range of pediatric GI and liver diseases...in a convenient, concise single source. Drs Wyllie and Hyams - along with more than 80 experts in the field - bring you a clinically focused reference featuring a uniform chapter organization and a wealth of illustrations and diagrams to make guidance easy to both find and apply.

Audience
Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists and Pediatricians

,

Published: June 2006

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-3924-6

Contents

  • SECTION ONE BIOLOGIC ASPECTS OF GASTROINTESTINAL FUNCTION

    Chapter 1. Development of the Gastrointestinal Tract
    Chapter 2. Basics Aspects of Digestion and Absorption
    Chapter 3. Bile Acid Physiology and alterations in the Enterohepatic Circulation
    Chapter 4. Indigenous Flora
    Chapter 5. Gastrointestinal Motility
    Chapter 6. Mucosal Immunology and Mechanisms of Inflammation

    SECTION TWO CLINICAL PROBLEMS

    Chapter 7. Chronic Abdominal Pain of Childhood and Adolescence
    Chapter 8. Nausea and Vomiting
    Chapter 9. Diarrhea
    Chapter 10. Colic and Intestinal Gas
    Chapter 11. Constipation and Encopresis
    Chapter 12. Failure to Thrive
    Chapter 13. Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
    Chapter 14. Eating Disorders and Obesity
    Chapter 15. Jaundice
    Chapter 16. Ascites
    Chapter 17. Caustic Ingestion and Foreign Bodies

    SECTION THREE THE ESOPHAGUS

    Chapter 18. Developmental Anatomy and Physiology of the Esophagus
    Chapter 19. Congential Malformations of the Esophagus
    Chapter 20. Gastroesophageal Reflux
    Chapter 21. Achalasia and Other Motor Disorders
    Chapter 22. Other Disease of the Esophagus

    SECTION FOUR THE STOMACH

    Chapter 23. Developmental Anatomy and Physiology of the Stomach
    Chapter 24. Pyloric Stenosis and Congenital Anomalies of the Stomach and Duodenum
    Chapter 25. Gastritis and Ulcers in Children
    Chapter 26. Gastropathies: Pathophysiology and Clinical Features
    Chapter 27. Gastric Motility Disorders
    Chapter 28. Bezoars

    SECTION FIVE THE SMALL AND LARGE INTESTINE

    Chapter 29. Developmental Anatomy and Physiology of the Small and Large Intestine
    Chapter 30. Maldigestion and Malabsorption
    Chapter 31. Protracted Diarrhea
    Chapter 32. Protein-Losing Enteropathy
    Chapter 33. Celiac Disease
    Chapter 34. Short Bowel Syndrome
    Chapter 35. Allergic Bowel Disease and Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis
    Chapter 36. Infectious Diarrhea
    Chapter 37. Enteric Parasites
    Chapter 38. Gastrointestinal Manifestations of Primary Immunodeficiencies
    Chapter 39. Gastrointestinal Complications of Secondary Immunodeficiency Syndromes
    Chapter 40. Crohn’s Disease
    Chapter 41. Ulcerative Colitis in children and adolescents
    Chapter 42. Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction
    Chapter 43. Neonatal Necrotizing Enterocolitis
    Chapter 44. Appendicitis
    Chapter 45. Intussusception in Infants and Children
    Chapter 46. Inguinal Hernia and Hydrocele
    Chapter 47. Meckel’s Diverticulum and Other Omphalomesenteric Duct Remnants
    Chapter 48. Hirschsprung’s Disease
    Chapter 49. Imperforate Anus
    Chapter 50. Abnormal Rotation and Fixation of the Intestine
    Chapter 51. Small and Large Bowel Atresias
    Chapter 52. Anterior Abdominal Wall Defects
    Chapter 53. Stomas of the Small and Large Intestine
    Chapter 54. Disorders of the Anorectum (Fissures, Fistulae, Prolapse, Hemorrhoids, Tags)
    Chapter 55. Neoplasms of the Gastrointestinal Tract
    Chapter 56. Other Disease of the Small Intestine and Colon

    SECTION SIX THE LIVER AND BILE DUCTS

    Chapter 57. Developmental Anatomy and Physiology of the Liver and Bile Ducts
    Chapter 58. Neonatal Hepatitis
    Chapter 59. Biliary Atresia and Neonatal Disorders of the Bile Ducts
    Chapter 60. Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders
    Chapter 61. Abnormalities of Hepatic Protein Metabolism
    Chapter 62. Abnormalities of Carbohydrate Metabolism and the Liver
    Chapter 63. Acute and Chronic Hepatitis
    Chapter 64. Portal Hypertension
    Chapter 65. Liver Failure and Transplantation
    Chapter 66. Diseases of the Gallbladder

    SECTION SEVEN THE PANCREAS

    Chapter 67. Developmental Anatomy and Physiology of the Pancreas
    Chapter 68. Cystic Fibrosis and Congenital Anomalies of the exocrine Pancreas
    Chapter 69. Pancreatitis
    Chapter 70. Secretory Neoplasms of the Pancreas

    SECTION EIGHT NUTRITION

    Chapter 71. Infant and Toddler Nutrition
    Chapter 72. Nutritional Assessment
    Chapter 73. Nutritional Acces – Tubes
    Chapter 74. Parenteral Nutrition
    Chapter 75. Enteral Nutrition
    Chapter 76. Management of Diarrhea
    Chapter 77. Metabolic bone disease and the gut
    Chapter 78. Gastrointestinal Pathology
    Chapter 79 Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
    Chapter 80 Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, colonscopy, and related techniques

    Index

Advertisement

advert image