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Hepatorenal Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hepatorenal Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hepatorenal syndrome is continual failure of the kidneys seen in patients with liver failure often caused by liver cirrhosis When the kidneys stop functioning, the toxins begin to accumulate in the body Diagnosis: Liver failure with ascites Kidney failure with edema Treatment: Dialysis TIPS shunt Restrict fluid
Hepatic Encephalopathy, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hepatic Encephalopathy, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hepatic encephalopathy happens when the liver is not able to eliminate toxins from the blood causing loss of brain function Early symptoms may be mild and are: 1.Breath with musty odor 2.Sleep patterns 3.Thought changes Diagnosis: Flapping Raised serum ammonia Treatment: Lactulose Rifaximin Low-protein diet
Portal Hypertension, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Portal Hypertension, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Portal hypertension is the presence of abnormal high blood pressure (12 mm Hg or more) in the hepatic portal vein. Portal hypertension occurs from combined higher portal venous inflow and higher portal resistance Diagnosis: CT,MRI scans Portal measurements Treatment: Beta blockers ± nitrate Shunt Liver transplant
Hepatic Fibrosis, (Liver Cirrhosis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,590. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hepatic Fibrosis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hepatitis fibrosis is a better term to describe the scar tissue and nodule that replace liver tissue and disrupt liver function than Cirrhosis (Greek kirrhós mean yellowish) Causes: Alcoholism Fatty liver disease Hepatitis Diagnosis: Enlarged liver Poor liver function Biopsy Treatment: No cure, only liver transplant
Ascites, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Ascites and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Ascites is the collection of fluid in the peritoneal cavity, causing abdominal swelling. Most common causes: 1. Congestive heart failure 2. Liver Cirrhosis Paracentesis or abdominal tap is done. Treatment is by: 1. Diuretics, to remove water 2. Limit salt 3. Large volume paracentesis 4. TIPS (shunt to reroute blood)
Cholecystitis And Gallstones, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Cholecystitis, Gallstones, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Cholecystitis is a disorder caused by acute or chronic inflammation of the gallbladder. Gallstones consist of small cholesterol stones that form in the gallbladder. Diagnosis is by: Ultrasound and MRI of gallbladder for both conditions. Treatment is by: Removal of gallstones and inflamed gallbladder.
Fatty Liver, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver disease is a disorder where there are fat deposits inside the liver preventing the liver from removing toxins from the blood. Diagnosis is by: Abnormal liver function test Liver biopsy Treatment is by: Weight reduction Diet control Exercise Drugs like Metformin and Orlistat
Top Trials in Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 2nd Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,780. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Top Trials in Gastroenterology and Hepatology (2nd Edition) is a selection of 28 “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, and Therapeutic Endoscopy.
Autoimmune Hepatitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Autoimmune Hepatitis and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Autoimmune hepatitis is a long-term disease in which the body's immune system attacks liver cells. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction 1 Autoimmune Hepatitis 2 More Facts of Autoimmune Hepatitis 3 Treatment of Autoimmune Hepatitis 4 Hepatitis B 5 Hepatitis A 6 Liver Cirrhosis 7 Liver Cancer Epilogue
Liver Cirrhosis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Liver Cirrhosis is a chronic liver disease where the normal liver tissue is replaced by fibrous scar tissue separating regenerated liver cells resulting in loss of liver function. CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Liver Cirrhosis Chapter 2 More on Liver Cirrhosis Chapter 3 Treatment of Liver Cirrhosis Chapter 4 Alcoholism Chapter 5 Hepatitis – HAV, HBV, HCV Chapter 6 Ascites Chapter 7 Fatty Liver
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.
A Simple Guide to Gallstones and Gallbldder Diseasess
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 34. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Gallstones are stones which are found in the gallbladder which is a sac that store bile from the liver. They are made from 1. cholesterol 2. calcium and 3. other substances in the bile. How are Gallstones formed? Gallstones are formed when cholesterol and other substances like calcium found in bile combine to form stones. They are more common in 1. Fat 2. Females 3. Forty years