Medical Semiology Guide of the Renal System

Medical Semiology Guide of the Renal System

1st Edition - November 20, 2019

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  • Author: Manuela Stoicescu
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128196397

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Medical Semiology Guide of the Renal System provides a comprehensive understanding of medical semiology in the renal system. Highly illustrated with many original images from the author’s daily medical practice, the book highlights all signs of diseases and important semiological maneuvers in the field. Each chapter incorporates a specific questionnaire with important questions that should be asked to patients in different situations to obtain valuable information that helps identify rare and unusual diseases. This unique feature of the book aims to facilitate the learning process among medical students, while also acting as a quick reference guide for clinicians in practice.

Key Features

  • Contains comprehensive coverage of medical semiology for proper patient diagnosis
  • Presents original, real-world clinical cases that are gleaned from 15 years of the author's medical practice
  • Contains visual and diagnostic aides in the form of original images that present rare, special situation and difficult to find diseases


Clinicians, medical students, medical researchers, medical professionals

Table of Contents

  • 1. Questionnaire
    2. The Symptoms of Kidney Disease
    3. The Objective Examination
    4. The Objective Examination of the Kidney
    5. The Paraclinic Examination
    6. The Functional Exploration of the Kidney
    7. Morphological Investigations of The Kidney

Product details

  • No. of pages: 454
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2019
  • Published: November 20, 2019
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128196397

About the Author

Manuela Stoicescu

Dr. Manuela Stoicescu is a Consultant Internal Medicine Doctor and Assistant Professor of the Medical Disciplines Department in the University of Oradea in Romania. She is Member of Romanian Society of Internal Medicine, Member of Romanian Society of Cardiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry and Member of the Balcanic Society of Medicine. She has been an invited speaker at 24 International Conferences, is an editorial board member for three ISSN Journals in the US and published four books in both English and Romanian.

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant, Internal Medicine and Assistant Professor, Medical Disciplines Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oradea, Romania

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  • Móré T. Sun Jun 21 2020


    Dr. Manuela Stoicescu is a really good doctor and a wonderful person. Congratulations for publishing these outstanding volumes!

  • Mihnea A. Fri Mar 20 2020

    A very informational and well written book

    I recommend this book to everyone studying medicine or with a general interest in medicine an semiology. I personally had Dr. Stoicescu as a Professor for semiology and can assure everyone who is considering to purchase this book, that she is a very knowledgeable professional!

  • Rodica Tue Jul 09 2019


    Congratulations, Dr. Manuela Stoicescu! Your passion for Medicine and your work on research field are reprezentative.