JP Smithson

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Von Willebrand Disease: Causes, Tests, and Treatment Options
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Von Willebrand disease (VWD) is a type of bleeding disorder that interferes with your body’s ability to clot blood. Early diagnosis of von Willebrand disease is vital. With proper treatment plan, people with all types of von Willebrand disease are able to live normal, full lives.
The Reye Syndrome Sourcebook: A Concise Guide for Parents and Patients
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Reye syndrome (RS) is a rare childhood disorder that mostly affects young people under 18 years old, although children ages 4 to 12 are most at risk. The syndrome is characterized by fatty changes in the liver and acute (sudden) brain swelling. This concise book guides you through the causes, tests and treatment options for Reye syndrome.
Elephantiasis: Causes, Tests and Treatment Options
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Elephantiasis is a syndrome characterized by limb enlargement, especially the legs, arms and—in men—swelling of the scrotum, a condition called hydrocele. The condition is caused by an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the lymph system (lymphedema). This concise book guides you through the causes of elephantiasis, diagnosis and available treatment options.
Ewing Sarcoma: Causes, Tests, and Treatment Options
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Ewing sarcoma is a rare type of bone cancer that typically affects adolescents—although it can strike anyone at any age.This aggressive cancer can spread to other parts of the body and can become a life-threatening condition. However, Ewing sarcoma is treatable. If you or a loved one is suffering from Ewing sarcoma, this informative book will tell you the causes, tests and available treatments.
Hepatic Encephalopathy: Causes, Tests, and Treatment Options
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Hepatic encephalopathy, also called portosystemic encephalopathy, is a neuro-psychiatric disorder in patients with severe liver disease. If you or a loved one has this condition, this informative book will guide you through the causes, tests and treatment options for this often debilitating disease.
Dupuytren's Contracture: A Patient’s Guide to Causes, Tests and Treatment Options
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Dupuytren's contracture (also called Palmar Fibromas or Plantar Fibromatosis) is a rare connective tissue disorder that is chronic; it usually develops over years. In about 10% of cases, the condition resolves itself. If the condition becomes bothersome, there are a variety of non-surgical and surgical treatments that can stop the progression of the disease.
The Dermatomyositis Sourcebook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Dermatomyositis (DM) is a type of connective tissue disorder that worsens over time. Connective tissue connects, supports, or separates different types of tissues and organs. With dermatomyositis, problems with the connective tissue cause muscles and skin to degenerate. This indispensable book contains the causes, tests and treatment options available to combat this distressing disorder.
The Ichthyosis Encyclopedia: Tests, Causes and Treatments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Ichthyosis is a common term for a family of rare genetic skin illnesses indicated by dry, thickened, scaling or flaking skin. This Encyclopedia contains tests, causes and treatment options for 28 variants of the disease including Harlequin Baby and Ichthyosis Vulgaris.
Lichen Planus: Patient's Reference
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Lichen Planus is a rare, mucocutaneous, disorder involving an itchy rash, lesions or papules -- areas of inflamed eruptions – that recurs over a period of months or years. If you or a loved one has lichen planus, this invaluable reference contains causes, tests and available treatments along with a complete reference guide.

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