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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.
Pancreas, Functions, Diseases, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
This book describes Pancreas, Functions, Diseases, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases The pancreas is: 1.digestive organ (Ductal 99%), secreting pancreatic juice for digestion of food 2.endocrine gland (Islet 1%) producing several hormones (insulin, glucagon, somatostatin, pancreatic polypeptide) to inform the rest of the body that food is being digested and on their way to other cells.
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
SIBO - Getting Back to a Happy Gut
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Abdominal pain. Abdominal bloating. Digestive issues. A constant feeling of discomfort that keeps you from enjoying any meal and skipping out on social events. The idea of wearing a bathing suit got thrown out the window like week-old fast food fries. It may have started after taking acid-blocking drugs or antibiotics or after an infection. It's NOT in you head and there ARE answers.
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
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
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
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
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
Esophageal Varices, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Esophageal Varices, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Esophageal varices are very swollen sub-mucosal veins in the lower third of the esophagus, an effect of portal hypertension with tendency to bleed readily Symptoms Hematemesis Melena Diagnosis: Endoscopy to detect varices Treatment: Stop bleeding Blood transfusion Variceal ligation Sclerotherapy Vasoactive agents
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.
Peptic Ulcer Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Peptic Ulcer Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Peptic ulcer is an open sore or raw area in the lining of the stomach or duodenum Causes: Helicobacter pylori Excess acidic gastric juice Symptoms: Upper abdominal pain Bloating Indigestion Diagnosis: Gastroscopy H. pylori test Treatment: Antacid Proton pump inhibitor Anticholinergic Antibiotics for H.pylori
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
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
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
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
Aerophagia, (Swallowing of Air) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Aerophagia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Aerophagia is the excessive air swallowing which goes into the stomach and passes out with a belch. Causes: Eating too quickly Chewing gum Smoking High CPAP air pressure Wearing loose dentures Diagnosis is by: Bloating Intestinal Gas on X-ray Treatment is by: Eating slowly Swallowing entirely No smoking or talking fast
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.
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
Intestinal Motility Disorder, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Intestinal Motility Disorder, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Intestinal motility disorders are a group of intestinal disorders caused by the neuromuscular dysfunction of the intestine. Diagnosis is by: Swallowing and gastroparesis problems Constipation Irritable Bowels Treatment is by: Diet and Fiber Abdominal massage Exercise Prokinetics medicine Relaxation

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