Accession Number : AD0748539

Title :   Present Concepts in Internal Medicine. Volume V. Number 3. Gastroenterology Symposium. The Small Bowel. Part 3,

Corporate Author : LETTERMAN GENERAL HOSPITAL SAN FRANCISCO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Hamilton,George B. ; Applewhite,Lottie

Report Date : MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 111

Abstract : Part Three of the three-part gastroenterology symposium on the small bowel consists of 9 articles on clinical aspects of the region. The topics include the role of surgery in the treatment of regional enteritis followed by a discussion of the pathophysiology of ileal loss and ileostomy dysfunction and intestinal adaptation to small bowel disease. Other articles provide the reader with present concepts of the hematologic aspects of small bowel disease, tuberculosis of the small intestine, food-induced allergic gastreoenteropathy, mesenteric vascular diseases and parasites and the small intestine. The article on angiography is followed by an illustrated supplement. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GASTROINTESTINAL DISEASES, *SYMPOSIA), GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM, INTESTINES, PATHOLOGY, PHYSIOLOGY, SURGERY, HEMATOLOGY, MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS, ALLERGIC DISEASES, PARASITES, RADIOGRAPHY

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE