Key Features

    • Uses bulleted lists, tables, boxes, short answers, and a highly detailed index to expedite reference.
    • Includes Key Points and memory aids in each chapter that make it perfect for board review or clinical reference.
    • Covers all of today's most common GI and liver disorders and their management.

Table of Contents

Section 1 Esophagus

Chapter 1 Swallowing Disorders and Dysphagia

Chapter 2 Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Chapter3 Esophageal Causes of Chest Pain

Chapter 4 Achalasia

Chapter 5 Esophageal Cancer

Chapter 6 Esophagus: Anomalies, Infections, and Non-Acid Injuries

Chapter 7 Barrett’s Esophagus

Chapter 8 Esophageal and Stomach Pathology

Section II Stomach

Chapter 9 Gastritis

Chapter 10 Gastric Cancer

Chapter 11 Helicobacter Pylori and Peptic Ulcer Disease

Chapter 12 Gastric Polyps and Thickened Gastric Folds

Chapter 13 Gastroparesis

Section III Liver and Biliary Tract Disorders

Chapter 14 Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Tests

Chapter 15 Viral Hepatitis

Chapter 16 Anti-viral Therapy for Hepatitis C Infection

Chapter 17 Anti-viral Therapy for Hepatitis B

Chapter 18 Autoimmune Hepatitis: Diagnosis and Pathogenesis

Chapter 19 Autoimmune Hepatitis: Treatment

Chapter 20 Primary Biliary Cirrhosis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

Chapter 21 Hepatitis Vaccines and Immunoprophylaxis

Chapter 22 Pregnancy and Liver Disease

Chapter 23 Rheumatologic Manifestations of Hepatobiliary Diseases

Chapter 24 Evaluation of Focal Liver Masses

Chapter 25 Drug-Induced Liver Disease

Chapter 26 Alcoholic Liver Disease

Chapter 27 Vascular Liver Disease

Chapter 28 Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

Chapter 29 Liver Transplantation

Chapter 30 Ascites

Chapter 31 Liver Abscess

Chapter 32 Inheritable Forms of Liver Disease

Chapter 33 Liver Histopathology

Chapter 34 Hepatobiliary Cystic Disease

Chapter 35 Gallbladder: Stones, Sludge, and Polyps

Chapter 36 Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction

Section IV Pancreatic Disorders



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