UXL Encyclopedia of Diseases and Disorders, 1st Edition

  • Rebecca J. Frey
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  • ISBN-10: 1414430744
  • ISBN-13: 9781414430744
  • DDC: 616.003
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 945 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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UXL Encyclopedia of Diseases and Disorders is a 5-volume set containing over 200 entries on medical conditions, from avian flu to warts. These concise entries cover infectious diseases, injuries, genetic disorders, and others. Each entry lists quick facts about the disease in the marginalia. More comprehensive information, photos, and sidebar are included in the main text. Entries do not contain medical jargon and are easily understood by middle school students, high school students, and lay adult readers.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414430655 | ISBN-13: 9781414430652


"This set would be beneficial for high school libraries and public library collections." --ARBA, February 2010

— Amy B. Parsons

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Rebecca J. Frey

Research and Administrative Associate, East Rock Institute