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Laryngopharyngeal Reflux, A Simple Guide to the Condition, Treatment and Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Laryngopharyngeal reflux disease (LPR) is a chronic disease of the pharynx (throat) and larynx (voice box) whose mucosa is damaged by abnormal acid backflow (reflux) of gastric acid from the stomach to the esophagus.During the course of medical treatment of many chronic cough I find that many patients’ chronic coughs come from the acid and gas which are pushed up into their throat or vocal cords.
Top Trials in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Top Trials in Gastroenterology and Hepatology is a selection of 25 “hot” trials that have been influential in clinical practice. These trials have been critically appraised and summarized. Topics include: Luminal Gastroenterology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Nutrition, Motility, Hepatology, Therapeutic Endoscopy.
Achalasia, (Swallowing Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Achalasia (Swallowing Disorder), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Achalasia is a swallowing disorder of motility of the lower esophageal sphincter There is reduced peristalsis and sphincter inability to relax. Symptoms: Dysphagia Regurgitation Diagnosis is by: Dilated esophagus on X-ray Manometry Treatment is by: Nitrates or botox Surgery to enlarge sphincter.
Diverticulosis, A Simple Guide to the Condition, Treatment and Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Diverticulosis is a disorder of the colon or large intestine where there are one or more sac-like pouches (diverticula) in the walls of the colon, especially the descending colon. Introduction Chapter 1 Diverticulosis Chapter 2 More on Diverticulosis Chapter 3 Treatment of Diverticulosis Chapter 4 Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chapter 5 Ulcerative Colitis Chapter 6 Crohn Disease Chapter 7 Megacolon
A Simple Guide to Gastritis and Related Conditions
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 44. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Gastritis and Related Stomach Diseases such as Dyspepsia, Gastritis, Peptic Ulcer, Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease, Pyloric Stenosis, Gastric Cancer and Hiccups which are seen in some of my patients in my Family Clinic.
Infection Of Helicobacter Pylori, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,930. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Helicobacter pylori Infection, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Helicobacter pylori infection is a disorder in which a bacterium that can infect the lining of the duodenum and stomach. Infection with H. pylori can be confirmed by: 1. A test done on stools, 2. A urea breath test Treatment is by: Omeprazole, amoxicillin, and clarithromycin (OAC) 10 days Bismuth
Barrett’s Esophagus, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Barrett’s Esophagus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Barrett’s Esophagus is a esophagus lining that is injured by stomach acid (GERD) Diagnosis: Endoscopy to look for cell alteration Treatment: Reduce acid reflux symptoms Antacids PPI and H2 antagonist Endoscopic ablation or mucosal resection Photodynamic therapy Lifestyle changes -no smoke/alcohol/small meals
Anal Abscess And Fistula, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anal Abscess and Fistula, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases An anal abscess is an infected cavity filled with pus near the anus Anal fistula is the tunnel that forms and connects to an abscess Causes Abscess:aerobic and anaerobic bacteria Anal fistula:tract in abscess that burst Symptoms: Swelling Pain Pus discharge MRI Treatment: Abscess:drainage Fistula:fistulotomy
Volvulus, (Twisted Intestines) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Volvulus (Twisted Intestines), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Volvulus is the complete twisting of the bowels around the mesentery attachment site supporting the bowels With the twisting the intestinal lumen may become blocked Causes: Hirschsprung disease Megacolon Diagnosis: Abdominal pain & distension Vomiting CT scan Treatment: Surgical repair of volvulus
Odynophagia, (Pain on Swallowing) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Odynophagia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Odynophagia (Painful swallowing) is any form of pain or discomfort when swallowing. Painful swallowing may be a symptom of a serious disorder. Causes are from self-limiting illness (tonsillitis) to carcinoma. Diagnosis: Endoscope with biopsy Throat culture Treatment: Medicines for GERD, infection Surgery for cancer
A Simple Guide to Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Treatment and Related Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 51. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Treatment and Related Diseases TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chapter 2 Interesting Facts of Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chapter 3 Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chapter 4 Ulcerative Colitis Chapter 5 Diverticulosis Chapter 6 Colon Polyp Chapter 7 Megacolon Epilogue
Pancreatic Islets, Functions, Diseases, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Pancreatic Islet Cell, Functions, Diseases, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases The pancreas is: An endocrine gland in the Islets of Langerhans produces several hormones (insulin, glucagon, somatostatin, pancreatic polypeptide) to inform the rest of the body that food is on their way to other cells A digestive organ secretes pancreatic juice to digest and absorb food.
Difficult Defecation (Constipation), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Difficult Defecation, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Difficult Defecation is a disorderfeatured by less than normal bowel movements or stools that are harder to pass Causes: Obstruction of defecation Colonic slow movement Diagnsosis: X-rays may show impacted stools in colon Treatment: Manual disimpaction Enema Stool softener Osmotic agents Diet change/exercise
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Zollinger-Ellison syndrome contains gastrin-secreting tumors which produce multiple refractory and peptic ulcers in the distal duodenum Diagnosis: Pain Diarrhea Endoscopy show gastric and duodenal ulcer Secretin stimulation test Treatment: Proton pump inhibitor Surgery for gastrinoma Treat Liver metastases
Meckel Diverticulum, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Meckel Diverticulum, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Meckel diverticulum is a small pouch on the wall of lower part of the small intestine that occurs at birth Meckel diverticulum is tissue left over from the baby's digestive tract Symptoms 1.Pain in the abdomen that can be mild or severe 2.Blood in the stool The patient may need surgical removal if bleeding.
A Simple Guide to Blood in Stools, Related Diseases and Use in Disease Diagnosis
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 43. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the symptom Blood in the Stools and the Its Use in Diseases Diagnosis such as Hemorrhoids, Ulcerative Colitis, Cancer of Colon and Rectum, Diverticulitis, Bleeding Diseases and other Diseases which are seen in some of my patients in my Family Clinic.
Rectocele, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Rectocele, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions A rectocele is a bulge of the front wall of the rectum into the back wall of the vagina, forming after the wall is damaged during a vaginal delivery Signs/diagnosis: A bulge of tissue protruding through the vaginal opening Constipation Treatment is: Surgery to repair weakness Vaginal pessary Kegel exercises Stool softeners
Ulcerative Colitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Ulcerative Colitis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Ulcerative Colitis is an inflammatory disease of the colon and rectum causing ulcers in the lining of the colon and rectum and diarrhea. Colonoscopy is done to confirm evidence of ulcerative colitis. Treatment is by: Steroids, Immunosuppresant, Bed rest in hospital, Surgery if the attacks are severe or blocked intestine.
Hirschsprung’s Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hirschsprung’s Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Hirschsprung’s disease is a congenital disorder causing large intestine blockage. Poor muscle movement in the bowel is due to the absence of parasympathetic ganglion cells. Diagnosis is by: Constipation Abdominal X-ray Rectal biopsy Treatment is by: Serial rectal irrigation abnormal colon is removed
Anal Fissure, (Break in the Anus) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anal Fissure, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions An anal fissure is a small split or tear in the thin mucosa lining the anus Causes: Passage of a hard stool Prolonged diarrhea Occurs in women after childbirth Symptoms: Painful bowel movements Bleeding Diagnosis: Tear in the anus Treatment: Anesthetic or GT cream Steroid cream Wash anus with warm water Botox inj Surgery

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