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Gastroenterology (GI) Board Review Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This ebook is 25 board style multiple choice questions, answers, and explanations in the area of gastroenterology. This books is designed for medical students, physician assistant students and nurse practitioners preparing for boards or to recertify.
Pruritis (Itchy) Anus, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Pruritis (Itchy) Anus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Pruritis anus means “itchy anus” defined as an unpleasant sensation of the skin around the anus inducing the desire to scratch. Anal itching may be caused by spicy foods, caffeine, alcohol, yeast, parasite infections, STD, hemorrhoids, scents or dyes Treatment is keeping the anus dry and clean, clear infections
Dysphagia, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Dysphagia and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Dysphagia is defined as difficulty in swallowing. In esophageal manometry, a tube is inserted into the stomach to measure pressure differences in various regions. Videofluoroscopy is the radiological test of choice. Definitive treatment depends on cause usually endoscopic dilation and surgical myotomy of sphincter.
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
Esophageal Motility Disorder, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Esophageal Motility Disorder, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Esophageal motility disorder causes difficulty in swallowing, regurgitation of food and a spasm-type pain caused by allergic reaction to certain foods Distal esophageal spasm and nutcracker esophagus are linked to GERD. Diagnosis: Manometry Endoscopy Treatment: Balloon dilatation of LES Treat GERD Botox
Gastric Outlet Obstruction, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Gastric Outlet Obstruction, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Gastric outlet obstruction is an obstruction blocking the entrance of ingested food coming from the stomach to the duodenum Causes mechanical:tumor,bezoar functional:infection Symptoms: Vomiting Abdominal pain Diagnosis: Endoscopy Treatment: Nasogastric suction Gastric med Antrectomy Billroth surgery
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
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.
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