eBook Neurologic Aspects of Systemic Disease Part II, 1st Edition

  • Volume 2
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  • ISBN-10: 0702044334
  • ISBN-13: 9780702044335
  • DDC: 616.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 736 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Systemic disease involves several parts of the body or the complete system. Neurologic Aspects of Systemic Disease, a two-part volume in the Handbook of Clinical Neurology series, focuses on the specific neurologic aspects of systemic disease. Part 2 includes coverage of gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary, endocrinologic, and metabolic diseases, as well as nutritional, environmental, and hematologic disorders. Each chapter provides a complete introduction to the neurologic aspect and provides the best known diagnostic and treatment practices. The collection is a valuable and trusted resource for clinical neurologists, research neurologists, neuroscientists, and general medical professionals: a first stop for a focused review of the state of the art for understanding the neurologic impact of each covered disease.A comprehensive introduction and overview of the neurologic aspects of systemic disease. Part 2 covers of gastrointestinal/hepatobiliary, endocrinologic, and metabolic diseases and nutritional, environmental, and hematologic disorders. Each chapter focuses on the neurologic aspects related to a specific disease presentation.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Handbook of Clinical Neurology 3rd Series.
Contents of Part II.
Contents of Part I.
Contents of Part III.
1: Neurologic Aspects of Gastrointestinal/Hepatobiliary Diseases.
2: The Neurologic Complications of Bariatric Surgery.
3: Neurologic Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.
4: Gluten-Related Neurologic Dysfunction.
5: Neurologic Manifestations of Malabsorption Syndromes.
6: Commonly Used Gastrointestinal Drugs.
7: Neurologic Manifestations of Acute Liver Failure.
8: Portosystemic Encephalopathy.
9: Neurotoxicity of Commonly Used Hepatic Drugs.
10: Neurologic Aspects of Endocrinologic Diseases.
11: Neurology of the Pituitary.
12: Thyroid Disease and the Nervous System.
13: Neurologic Disorders of Mineral Metabolism and Parathyroid Disease.
14: Neurologic Complications of Disorders of the Adrenal Glands.
15: Diabetic Neuropathy.
16: Neurologic Disorders Associated with Disease of the Ovaries and Testis.
17: Neurologic Complications of Multiple Endocrine Syndromes.
18: Commonly Used Endocrine Drugs.
19: Neurologic Aspects of Metabolic Diseases.
20: Disorders of Purines and Pyrimidines.
21: Porphyria and Its Neurologic Manifestations.
22: Disorders of Heavy Metals.
23: Disorders of Bone and Bone Mineral Metabolism.
24: Neurologic Aspects of Nutritional Disorders.
25: Hydrosoluble Vitamins.
26: Neurologic Aspects of Cobalamin (B12) Deficiency.
27: The Neurology of Folic Acid Deficiency.
28: Neurologic Aspects of Environmental Disorders.
29: Disorders of Body Temperature.
30: Neurology and Diving.
31: Neurologic Complications of Carbon Monoxide Intoxication.
32: Lightning and Thermal Injuries.
33: Venomous Snake Bites, Scorpions, and Spiders.
34: Neurologic Aspects of Hematologic Disorders.
35: Anemias Excluding Cobalamin and Folate Deficiencies.
36: Neurologic Complications of Sickle Cell Disease.
37: Neurologic Aspects of Lymphoma and Leukemias.
38: Bleeding Diathesis and Hemophilias.
39: Thrombophilic States.
40: Chronic Myeloproliferative Diseases.
41: Neurologic Aspects of Plasma Cell Disorders.
42: Neurologic Manifestations of Henoch–Schönlein Purpura.
43: Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome.
44: Commonly Used Drugs in Hematologic Disorders.