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Conn's current therapy 2004 : latest approved methods of treatment for the practicing physician
Rakel, Robert E.
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Philadelphia, Pa. : Saunders, [2004]

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xxxvi, 1362 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Sect. 1. Symptomatic care pending diagnosis -- Sect. 2. The infectious diseases -- Sect 3. Diseases of the head and neck -- Sect. 4. Respiratory system -- Sect. 5. Cardiovascular system -- Sect. 6. Blood and spleen -- Sect. 7. Digestive system -- Sect. 8. Metabolic diseases -- Sect. 9. Endocrine system -- Sect. 10. Urogenital tract -- Sect. 11. Sexually transmitted diseases -- Sect. 12. Diseases of allergy -- Sect. 13. Diseases of the skin -- Sect. 14. Nervous system -- Sect. 15. Locomotor system -- Sect. 16. Obstetrics and gynecology -- Sect. 17. Psychiatric disorders -- Sect. 18. Physical and chemical injuries -- Sect. 19. Appendices and index.
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Alexander Mauskop, M.D.Lowell B. Anthony, M.D.Young K. Choi, M.D. and Satish S.C. Rao, M.D.James H. Lewis, M.D.David A. Sack, M.D.Michael J. Levinson, M.D.Natella Rakhmanina, M.D. and John N. van den Anker, M.D., Ph.D.Daniel McNally, M.D.David N. Neubauer, M.D.Louis J. Rusin, M.D.Calhoun D. Cunningham III, M.D. and Rick A. Friedman, M.D., Ph.D.Steven R. Garfini, M.D. and Michael J. Vives, M.D.Thomas P. Giordano, M.D. and Richard M. Grimes, Ph.D.Kevin C. Kain, M.D. and Andrea K. Boggild, M.D.Theodore E. Nash, M.D.Dennis Kellar, M.D. and Robert A. Balk, M.D.Isidro Zavala Trujillo, M.D. and Maria Guadalupe Zavala, M.D.Henry H. Balfour, Jr., M.D.Dilip Mahalanabis, M.B.B.S.George J. Gianakopoulos, M.D.Mark A. Malangoni, M.D.Sharon Nessim, M.D. and Andre Dascal, M.D.Stephen B. Greenberg, M.D.Jean-Pierre Gangneux, M.D., Ph.D.M. Patricia Joyce, M.D. and David M. Scollard, M.D., Ph.D.Christina M. Coyle, M.D. and Louis M. Weiss, M.D., M.P.H.Jay H. Tureen, M.D.Warren A. Andiman, M.D.David C. Klonoff, M.D.Walid Abuhammour, M.D., F.A.A.P.L. Lucy Boulanger, M.D.Theodore J. Cieslak, M.D. and Edward M. Eitzen, Jr., M.D., M.P.H.Jeffrey T. Kirchner, D.O. and Christian L. Hermansen, M.D.Elisa I. Choi, M.D.Christopher J. Finnegan, B.Sc., M.Sc. and Nicola Brink, M.B.Ch.B., M.R.C.Path and Anthony R. Fooks, Ph.D.Grace Y. Minamoto, M.D. and Shobha Swaminathan, M.D.Diego Cadavid, M.D.Leonard H. Sigal, M.D.David C. Waagner, M.D.Yvonne A. Maldonado, M.D.James P. Richardson, M.D., M.P.H.Venusto H. San Joaquin, M.D.Julile A. Boom, M.D.Chad M. Braun, M.D. and Katherine G. Gergas, C.R.N.P.Thomas T. Ward, M.D.Douglas H. Hamilton, M.D., Ph.D.Christopher M. Parry, M.A., M.B. and Nicholas J. Beeching, M.B., B.Ch.R.Tikki Pang, M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.PathDaniel J. Sexton, M.D.Michael R. Albert, M.D. and Joel G. Breman, M.D., D.T.P.H.David W. Jackson, M.D. and M. Bowes Hamill, M.D.John P. Frangie, M.D.Laura J. Balcer, M.D., M.S.C.E. and Steven L. Galetta, M.D.Edward J. Rockwood, M.D.Peter S. Roland, M.D.Jay A. Werkhaven, M.D.Joseph M. Furman, M.D., Ph.D.Michael E. Hoffer, M.D., CDR., MC, U.S.N. and Richard D. Kopke, M.D., Col, MC, U.S.A. and Kim R. Gottshall, MC, U.S.A.Brent A. Senior, M.D.Jose R. Arias, Jr., M.D. and Dennis K. Ledford, M.D.Robert Thayer Sataloff, M.D., D.M.A.Graham P. Krasan, M.D.Robert L. Burnaugh, M.D. and John W. Brice, M.D.Michael B. Gotway, M.D.Mitchell Friedman, M.D.Laurie Varlotta, M.D.Charles A. Polnitsky, M.D.Jacob D. Bitran, M.D.Royce H. Johnson M.D.L. Joseph Wheat, M.D.Carol A. Kauffman, M.D.Mark S. Allen, M.D.Kenneth V. I. Rolston, M.D.Nelson M. Gantz, M.D.Paul G. Auwaerter, M.D., MBADiane E. Pappas, M.D., J.D. and J. Owen Hendley, M.D.Randy A. Taplitz, M.D.M.L. Pedro-Botet, M.D., Ph.D. and Victor L. Yu, M.D.Thomas M. Hyers, M.D.Athol Wells, M.D.H. Erhand Dincer, M.D. and Ralph M. Schapira, M.D.Leslie C. Grammer, M.D. and Rachel E. Story, M.D., M.P.H.K. P. Ravikrishnam, M.D.Jeffrey B. Dattilo, M.D. and David C. Brewster, M.D.Adam Brodsky, M.D. and Dan Fintel, M.D.Benzy J. Padanilam, M.D. and Eric N. Prystowsky, M.D.Mina K. Chung, M.D.Ezra A. Amsterdam, M.D.Kelley P. Anderson, M.D.Kimberly Anne Selzman, M.D. and Michael J. Reiter, M.D., Ph.D.Scott E. Fletcher, M.D.Rajesh Thaman, M.B.B.S. and M. Teresa Tome, M.D. and William J. McKenna, M.DMarc A. Silver, M.D.Tsung O. Cheng, M.D.Matthew E. Levison, M.D.William J. Elliott, M.D., Ph.D.Laura Mauri, M.D., M.Sc. and Patrick T. O'Gara, M.D.Ignacio Inglessis, M.D.Glenn Fusonie, M.D. and John D. Edwards, M.D.Thomas G. DeLoughery, M.D.Stephen D. Nimer, M.D. and David J. Araten, M.D.James C. Barton, M.D.Karen E. King, M.D. and Paul M. Ness, M.D.Carlo Brugnara, M.D.Lenee A. Lane, PharmDSylvia Titi Singer, M.D.Kathryn L. Hassell, M.D.Ayalew Tefferi, M.D. and Costas L. Constantinou, M.D.Ahmet A. Baschat, M.D. and Carl P. Weiner, M.D.Clodagh Ryan, M.B. and Barry White, M.D., M.Sc.Joel S. Bennett, M.D.Cheng Hock Toh, M.D.Lesley A. Kresie, M.D.Bruce Y. Tung, M.D. and Kris V. Kowdley, M.D.Kristie A. Blum, M.D. and Nancy L. Bartlett, M.D.Richard W. Tsang, M.D. and Mary K. Gospodarowicz, M.D., F.R.C.P.C.Elihu Estey, M.D.Jeffrey E. Rubnitz, M.D., Ph.D.Tariq I. Mughal, M.D. and John M. Goldman M.D., F.R.C.P.Auayporn Nademanee, M.D.Faith E. Davies, M.B.B.Ch., M.D. and Peter J. Selby, M.D.Steven M. Fruchtman, M.D. and Celia L. Grosskreutz, M.D.Jean-Charles Deybach, M.D. and Herve Puy, M.D.Edward C. C. Wong, M.D. and Naomi L. C. Luban, M.D.Gerald L. Logue, M.D.Robert V. Rege, M.D.Ponsiano Ocama, M.D. and William M. Lee, M.D.Maria Mela, M.D. and Andrew Burroughs, M.D., Ch.B., Hons.Robin D. Rothstein, M.D.Charles Chappuis, M.D.Christopher E. Shih, M.D. and Mary L. Harris, M.D.Sanjay Nandurkar, M.B.B.S. and Peter Gibson, M.D.Fabio M. Potenti, M.D. and Matthew D. Vrees, M.D.Sripathi R. Kethu, M.D. and Steven F. Moss, M.D.Richard Kent Zimmerman, M.D., M.P.H. and Richard D. Clover, M.D.Richard Neil Fedorak, M.D. and Cyrus P. Tamboli, M.D.Gerard V. Aranha, M.D.David B. Adams, M.D.Major John Napierkowski, M.D. and Colonel Roy K.H. Wong, M.D.James O. Park, M.D. Ph.D. and Mitchell C. Posner, M.D.Theodore John Saclarides M.D.J. Dick MacLean, M.D. and Theresa W. Gyorkos, Ph.D.William Duckworth, M.D.Tandy Aye, M.D. and Lynne L. Levitsky, M.D.Patrick J. Boyle, M.D.Andrew E. Thompson, M.D. and Graham D. Reid, M.B., Ch.B.Conrad Blum, M.D.Supawan Buranapin, M.D. and Caroline M. Apovian, M.D.Frank R. Greer, M.D. and Carol A. Diamond, M.D.Stanley J. Birge, M.D.Stanley Wallach, M.D.Darryl T. Hiyama, M.D.Kathleen Franchek-Roa, M.D.William F. Young, Jr., M.D., M.Sc.Joseph M. Hughes, M.D.Kathryn G. Schuff, M.D.Gertrude S. Lefavour, M.D.David J. Hosking, M.D.Michael Stowasser, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.Roshanak Monzavi, M.D. and Mitchell E. Geffner, M.D.Mark E. Molitch, M.D.Stephanie A. Fish, M.D. and Susan J. Mandel, M.D., M.P.H.Victor M. Montori, M.D., M.Sc. and Hossein Gharib, M.D.Karen R. Borman, M.D.Graeme Eisenhofer, Ph.D. and William Muir Manger, M.D., Ph.D.Ulla Feldt-Rasmussen, M.D. and Aase Krogh Rasmussen, M.D.Florian M.E. Wagenlehner M.D., Ph.D. and Kurt G. Naber, M.D., Ph.D.Patricia D. Brown, M.D. and Jack D. Sobel, M.D.Antoine E. Khoury, M.D. and K. Afshar, M.D.Mark P. Cain, M.D.Deborah Bartholomew, M.D.Eugene Minevich, M.D. and Curtis A. Sheldon, M.D.Brad H. Rovin, M.D.Nayef El-Daher, M.D., Ph.D.Richard A. Santucci, M.D. and Theodore D. Barber, M.D.Burke A. Cunha, M.D.John Kefer, Ph.D. and John S. Wheeler, M.D.Edward D. Kim, M.D.James W. Lewis, M.D.Anthony J. Bleyer, M.D., M.S.Ofer Yossepowitch, M.D. and Guido Dalbagni, M.D.Kristian R. Novakovic, M.D. and Robert C. Flanigan, M.D.Margaret S. Pearle, M.D., Ph.D.Richard Steen, PA, M.P.H.Anne Rompalo, M.D., ScMJohn A. Mata, M.D.Nancy J. Anderson, M.D. and Agnieszka Niemeyer, M.D.Nancy J. Anderson, M.D. and Agnieszka Niemeyer, M.D.Charles Hicks, M.D.Dennis K. Ledford, M.D.Krysztof Kowal, M.D. and Lawrence M. Dubuske, M.D.Anand C. Patel, M.D. and Leonard B. Bacharier, M.D.James N. Baraniuk, M.D.Michael J. Rieder, M.D., Ph.D.David F. Graft, M.D.Otter Q. Aspen, M.D. and Robert S. Stern, M.D.Dirk M. Elston, M.D.Tatyana R. Humphreys, M.D.Stanford I. Lamberg, M.D.David C. Gorsulowsky, M.D. and Matthew H. Kanzler, M.D.Jeffrey P. Callen, M.D.Michelle T. Pelle, M.D. and Victoria P. Werth, M.D.Antonella Tosti, M.D. and Massimiliano Pazzaglia, M.D.Brian Berman, M.D., Ph.D. and Varee Poochareon, B.S.Tami DeAraujo, M.D. and Brian Berman, M.D., Ph.D.Geo Von Krogh, M.D., Ph.D.Daniel A. Smith, M.D. and Clifton R. White, Jr., M.D.Allan C. Halpern, M.D.Victor A. Neel, M.D., Ph.D. and Arthur J. Sober, M.D.Frederic W. Stearns, M.D.Gisela Torres, M.D. and Stephen K. Tyring, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.H.L. Greenberg, M.D. and Harry Sharata, M.D., Ph.D.Barry S. Zingman, M.D.Frank C. Powell, M.D. and Sharareh Ahmadi, M.D.Anna F. Falabella, M.D. and Carlos A. Charles, M.D.Gerry C.J. Bennett, MBAnthony J. Mancini, M.D.Karen S. Taraszka, M.D., Ph.D. and Jeffrey S. Dover, M.D.M. Peter Marinkovich, M.D. and Josephine Chu, ABJoseph F. Fowler, Jr., M.D.Lynne H. Morrison, M.D.Neil H. Hyman, M.D.Larry E. Millikan, M.D.James J. Nordlund, M.D.Bethany M. Bergamo, M.D.Erno S. Daniel, M.D., Ph.D.Geoffrey Eubank, M.D.Ken Madden, M.D., Ph.D.David X. Cifu, M.D.Dean K. Naritoku, M.D.John N. Gaitanis, M.D.Judith A. Owens, M.D., M.P.H. and Victoria Dalzell, M.D.David E. Comings, M.D.Dawn A. Marcus, M.D.James F. Bale, Jr., M.D.Robert P. Lisak, M.D.Vern C. Juel, M.D.Harry R. van Loveren, M.D.Angelo Formenti, M.D.Ronald F. Pfeiffer, M.D.Colin Chalk, M.D., C.M.Roger Hartl, M.D. and Jamshid Ghajar, M.D., Ph.D.Thomas M. Moriarty, M.D., Ph.D. and Rashid M. Janjua, M.D.Arnold C. Paulino, M.D.Theodore Pincus, M.D. and Tuulikki Sokka, M.D., Ph.D.C. Egla Rabinovich, M.D., M.P.H.Andrew Keat, M.D.Jeffrey P. Okeson, D.M.D.Robert T. Schoen, M.D.Shari Miura Ling, M.D. and Joan M. Bathon, M.D.Thomas G. Wimmer, M.D. and S. Louis Bridges, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.Edward J. Septimus, M.D.Chris G. Koutures, M.D.Paul J. Wendel, M.D. and Nancy Andrews Collins, M.D. and Katrina R. Davis, M.D.Elizabeth Kennard, M.D.Stephen T. Vermillion, M.D.Phillip J. Shubert, M.D. and David N. Hackney, M.D.Charles E. Driscoll, M.D.Colonel Stephen M. Golden, M.D., U.S.A.F., M.C.Tommy Leonard, Jr., M.D.Neal S. LeLeiko, M.D., Ph.D. and Christine M. Hardy, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.Rache Simmons, M.D. and Michael Osborne, M.D.Julia V. Johnson, M.D.Chad I. Friedman, M.D.Dean M. Moutos, M.D.Thais Brown Tonore, M.D.Uriel Halbreich, M.D.R. Don Gambrell, Jr., M.D.David A. Baker, M.D.Stephanie N. Taylor, M.D.Oscar D. Almeida, Jr., M.D.Bruce R. Carr, M.D. and Derek A. Haas, M.D.James J. Burke, II, M.D. and Donald G. Gallup, M.D.Jeffrey G. Bell, M.D.David E. Cohn, M.D. and Larry J. Copeland, M.D.E. J. Chaney, M.D.Katherine A. McQueen, M.D.Mikhail B. Nickita, M.D. and Frances R. Levin, M.D.Neil R. Liebowitz, M.D.Joel Yager, M.D.James A. Bourgeois, O.D., M.D. and Robert E. Hales, M.D., M.B.A.James M. Martinez, M.D. and Lauren B. Marangell, M.D.Michael B. Knable, D.O.Manuel E. Tancer, M.D. and Shahid Hussain, M.D., M.B.B.S.Nicholas A. Meyer, M.D.Peter H. Hackett, M.D.Gordon G. Giesbrecht, Ph.D.Michael P. Wainscott, M.D.Lucinda S. Buescher, M.D.Terence M. Davidson, M.D.Gabrielle M. Hawdon, M.B., B.S., B.Med.Sc., M.P.H.Howard C. Mofenson, M.D. and Thomas R. Caraccio, Pharm.D. and Michael McGuigan, M.D. and Joseph Greensher, M.D.William Z. Borer, M.D.James J. James, M.D., Dr.P.H., M.H.A. and James M. Lyznicki, M.S., M.P.H.James J. James, M.D., Dr.P.H., M.H.A. and James M. Lyznicki, M.S., M.P.H.Miriam M. Chan, R.Ph., Pharm.D.Miriam M. Chan, Pharm.D. and Bella H. Mehta, Pharm.D.
Section 1. Symptomatic Care Pending Diagnosis
Painp. 1
Nausea and Vomitingp. 5
Gaseousness and Indigestionp. 11
Hiccupsp. 13
Acute Infectious Diarrheap. 17
Constipationp. 24
Feverp. 26
Coughp. 28
Insomniap. 34
Pruritus (Itching)p. 37
Tinnitusp. 39
Low Back Painp. 41
Section 2. The Infectious Diseases
Management of the HIV-Infected Patientp. 44
Amebiasisp. 60
Giardiasisp. 64
Sepsisp. 66
Brucellosisp. 73
Varicella (Chickenpox)p. 75
Cholerap. 78
Food-Borne Illnessp. 81
Necrotizing Skin and Soft Tissuep. 88
Toxic Shock Syndromep. 90
Influenzap. 93
Leishmaniasisp. 97
Leprosy (Hansen's Disease)p. 100
Malariap. 105
Bacterial Meningitisp. 111
Infectious Mononucleosisp. 117
Chronic Fatigue Syndromep. 118
Mumpsp. 122
Plague (Yersinia pestis)p. 123
Anthraxp. 124
Psittacosis (Ornithosis)p. 128
Q Feverp. 129
Rabiesp. 131
Rat-Bite Feverp. 134
Relapsing Feverp. 136
Lyme Diseasep. 139
Rubella and Congenital Rubellap. 143
Measles (Rubeola)p. 146
Tetanusp. 149
Whooping Cough (Pertussis)p. 152
Office-Based Immunization Practicesp. 154
Travel Medicinep. 160
Toxoplasmosisp. 165
Cat-Scratch Diseasep. 168
Salmonellosisp. 171
Typhoid Feverp. 174
Rickettsial and Ehrlichial Infectionsp. 176
Smallpoxp. 178
Section 3. Diseases of the Head and Neck
Vision Correction Proceduresp. 182
Conjunctivitisp. 184
Optic Neuritisp. 187
Glaucomap. 190
Otitis Externap. 194
Otitis Mediap. 196
Episodic Vertigop. 199
Meniere's Diseasep. 204
Sinusitisp. 206
Nonallergic Rhinitisp. 208
Hoarseness and Laryngitisp. 212
Streptococcal Pharyngitisp. 217
Section 4. The Respiratory System
Acute Respiratory Failurep. 224
Atelectasisp. 229
Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseasep. 230
Cystic Fibrosisp. 235
Obstructive Sleep Apneap. 239
Primary Lung Cancerp. 243
Coccidioidomycosisp. 250
Histoplasmosisp. 252
Blastomycosisp. 256
Pleural Effusion and Empyema Thoracisp. 259
Primary Lung Abscessp. 260
Acute Bronchitisp. 261
Bacterial Pneumoniap. 263
Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infectionsp. 268
Viral and Mycoplasmal Pneumoniap. 270
Legionellosisp. 272
Pulmonary Embolismp. 273
Sarcoidosisp. 276
Silicosisp. 279
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitisp. 282
Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseasep. 284
Section 5. The Cardiovascular System
Acquired Diseases of the Aortap. 291
Management of Angina Pectorisp. 295
Cardiac Arrest: Sudden Cardiac Deathp. 301
Atrial Fibrillationp. 305
Premature Beatsp. 317
Heart Blockp. 321
Tachycardiasp. 326
Congenital Heart Diseasep. 333
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathyp. 338
Heart Failurep. 341
Mitral Valve Prolapsep. 345
Infective Endocarditisp. 349
Hypertensionp. 363
Acute Myocardial Infarctionp. 380
Pericarditisp. 385
Peripheral Arterial Diseasep. 388
Venous Thrombosisp. 392
Section 6. The Blood and Spleen
Aplastic Anemiap. 398
Iron Deficiencyp. 402
Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemiap. 405
Nonimmune Hemolytic Anemiap. 409
Pernicious Anemia and Other Megaloblastic Anemiasp. 412
Thalassemiap. 415
Sickle Cell Diseasep. 421
Neutropeniap. 429
Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newbornp. 432
Hemophilia and Related Disorders: A Practical Approachp. 437
Platelet-Mediated Bleeding Disordersp. 441
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulationp. 445
Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpurap. 446
Hemochromatosisp. 448
Hodgkin's Disease: Chemotherapyp. 451
Hodgkin's Disease: Radiation Therapyp. 459
Acute Leukemia in Adultsp. 465
Acute Leukemia in Childrenp. 472
Chronic Leukemiasp. 476
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomap. 482
Multiple Myelomap. 488
Polycythemia Verap. 491
The Porphyriasp. 494
Therapeutic Use of Blood Componentsp. 500
Adverse Reactions to Blood Transfusionsp. 506
Section 7. The Digestive System
Cholelithiasis and Cholecystitisp. 510
Cirrhosisp. 513
Bleeding Esophageal Varicesp. 520
Dysphagia and Esophageal Obstructionp. 523
Diverticula of the Alimentary Tractp. 526
Inflammatory Bowel Diseasep. 528
Irritable Bowel Syndromep. 535
Hemorrhoids, Anal Fissure, Anorectal Abscess, and Fistula in Anop. 538
Gastritis and Peptic Ulcer Diseasep. 542
Acute and Chronic Viral Hepatitisp. 549
Malabsorptionp. 555
Acute Pancreatitisp. 563
Chronic Pancreatitisp. 568
Gastroesophageal Reflux Diseasep. 573
Tumors of the Stomachp. 578
Tumors of the Colon and Rectump. 583
Intestinal Parasitesp. 588
Section 8. Metabolic Disease
Diabetes Mellitus in Adultsp. 599
Diabetes Mellitus in Children and Adolescentsp. 607
Diabetic Ketoacidosisp. 613
Gout and Hyperuricemiap. 617
Hyperlipoproteinemiasp. 622
Obesityp. 629
Vitamin K Deficiencyp. 636
Osteoporosisp. 638
Paget's Disease of Bonep. 642
Total Parenteral Nutrition in Adultsp. 646
Parenteral Fluid Therapy for Infants and Childrenp. 652
Section 9. The Endocrine System
Acromegalyp. 662
Adrenocortical Insufficiencyp. 664
Cushing's Syndromep. 667
Diabetes Insipidusp. 672
Hyperparathyroidism and Hypoparathyroidismp. 675
Primary Aldosteronismp. 678
Hypopituitarismp. 681
Hyperprolactinemiap. 685
Hypothyroidismp. 689
Hyperthyroidismp. 692
Thyroid Cancerp. 695
Pheochromocytomap. 700
Thyroiditisp. 705
Section 10. The Urogenital Tract
Urinary Tract Infections in Malesp. 709
Bacterial Infections of the Urinary Tract in Womenp. 711
Bacterial Infections of the Urinary Tract in Girlsp. 714
Childhood Enuresisp. 718
Urinary Incontinencep. 721
Epididymitisp. 725
Primary Glomerular Diseasesp. 726
Pyelonephritisp. 732
Trauma to the Genitourinary Tractp. 734
Prostatitisp. 738
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasiap. 740
Erectile Dysfunctionp. 744
Acute Renal Failurep. 748
Chronic Kidney Failurep. 754
Malignant Tumors of the Urogenital Tractp. 761
Urethral Stricturep. 765
Renal Calculip. 768
Section 11. The Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Chancroidp. 775
Gonorrheap. 775
Nongonococcal Urethritisp. 778
Granuloma Inguinale (Donovanosis)p. 779
Lymphogranuloma Venereump. 780
Syphilisp. 781
Section 12. Diseases of Allergy
Anaphylaxis and Serum Sicknessp. 784
Asthma in Adolescents and Adultsp. 789
Asthma in Childrenp. 796
Allergic Rhinitis Caused by Inhalant Factorsp. 806
Allergic Reactions to Drugsp. 815
Allergic Reactions to Insect Stingsp. 819
Section 13. Diseases of the Skin
Acne Vulgaris and Rosaceap. 822
Hair Disordersp. 824
Cancer of the Skinp. 827
Cutaneous T Cell Lymphomap. 830
Papulosquamous Eruptionsp. 834
Connective Tissue Diseasesp. 838
Cutaneous Vasculitisp. 842
Diseases of the Nailsp. 845
Keloidsp. 848
Cutaneous Wartsp. 850
Anogenital Wartsp. 853
Melanocytic Nevip. 853
Melanomap. 857
Premalignant Lesionsp. 860
Bacterial Diseases of the Skinp. 862
Viral Diseases of the Skinp. 865
Parasitic Diseases of the Skinp. 872
Fungal Diseases of the Skinp. 876
Diseases of the Mouthp. 878
Venous Ulcersp. 885
Pressure Ulcersp. 888
Atopic Dermatitisp. 891
Erythema Multiforme, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysisp. 893
Bullous Diseasesp. 895
Contact Dermatitisp. 901
Skin Diseases of Pregnancyp. 902
Pruritus Ani and Vulvaep. 904
Urticaria and Angioedemap. 905
Pigmentary Disordersp. 909
Sunburnp. 912
Section 14. The Nervous System
Alzheimer's Diseasep. 914
Intracerebral Hemorrhagep. 923
Ischemic Cerebrovascular Diseasep. 927
Management and Rehabilitation of the Stroke Survivorp. 930
Epilepsy in Adolescents and Adultsp. 935
Epilepsy in Infancy and Childhoodp. 943
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorderp. 947
Treatment of Tourette's Syndromep. 959
Headachesp. 963
Viral Meningitis and Encephalitis in Children and Adultsp. 969
Multiple Sclerosisp. 973
Myasthenia Gravisp. 981
Trigeminal Neuralgiap. 986
Acute Facial Paralysis (Bell's Palsy)p. 988
Parkinsonismp. 989
Peripheral Neuropathiesp. 996
Acute Traumatic Brain Injury in Adultsp. 1004
Acute Head Injuries in Childrenp. 1015
Brain Tumorsp. 1017
Section 15. The Locomotor System
Rheumatoid Arthritisp. 1021
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritisp. 1028
Ankylosing Spondylitisp. 1033
Temporomandibular Disordersp. 1036
Bursitis, Tendonitis, Myofascial Pain, and Fibromyalgiap. 1040
Osteoarthritisp. 1044
Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritisp. 1049
Osteomyelitisp. 1050
Common Sports Injuriesp. 1054
Section 16. Obstetrics and Gynecology
Antepartum Carep. 1059
Ectopic Pregnancyp. 1068
Vaginal Bleeding in Late Pregnancyp. 1069
Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancyp. 1071
Postpartum Carep. 1076
Resuscitation of the Newbornp. 1078
Care of the High-Risk Neonatep. 1085
Normal Infant Feedingp. 1091
Diseases of the Breastp. 1093
Endometriosisp. 1099
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleedingp. 1103
Amenorrheap. 1105
Dysmenorrheap. 1108
Premenstrual Dysphoriap. 1110
Menopausep. 1114
Vulvovaginitisp. 1117
Chlamydia trachomatisp. 1120
Pelvic Inflammatory Diseasep. 1123
Leiomyomasp. 1125
Endometrial Cancerp. 1127
Cancer of the Uterine Cervixp. 1129
Neoplasms of the Vulvap. 1133
Contraceptionp. 1136
Section 17. Psychiatric Disorders
Alcoholismp. 1141
Drug Abusep. 1145
Anxiety Disordersp. 1151
Bulimia Nervosap. 1155
Deliriump. 1158
Mood Disordersp. 1161
Schizophreniap. 1169
Panic Disorderp. 1171
Section 18. Physical and Chemical Injuries
Burnsp. 1175
High Altitude Illnessp. 1179
Disturbances Due to Coldp. 1183
Disturbances Due to Heatp. 1186
Spider Bites and Scorpion Stingsp. 1188
Snake Venom Poisoningp. 1190
Hazardous Marine Creaturesp. 1193
Medical Toxicology: Ingestions, Inhalations, and Dermal and Ocular Absorptionsp. 1204
Section 19. Appendices and Index
Reference Intervals for the Interpretation of Laboratory Testsp. 1271
Toxic Chemical Agents Reference Chart: Clinical Considerationsp. 1280
Biologic Agents Reference Chart: Clinical Considerationsp. 1283
Some Popular Herbs and Nutritional Supplementsp. 1287
New Drugs in 2002 and Agents Pending FDA Approvalp. 1291
Body Mass Index Tablep. 1299
Nomogram for the Determination of Body Surface Area of Children and Adultsp. 1300
Indexp. 1301