By Cyrus R. Kapadia
Going past mere prognosis, An Atlas of Gastroenterology covers every thing from swallowing problems to remedy of jaundiced and immuno-compromised sufferers. Tables, illustrations, and case histories placed the knowledge at your fingertips. prime specialists mix lucid textual content with large illustrations to interpret the techniques wanted for a company take hold of of the subject. insurance contains swallowing problems, heartburn, dyspepsia, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, colonic polyps and colon melanoma, pancreatitis, pancreatic melanoma, the jaundiced sufferer and the immuno-compromised sufferer. released mostly for kin and first care physicians An Atlas of Gastroenterology describes all facets of the prognosis and remedy of gastrointestinal disorder.
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17) and amebiasis. Capillariasis may need to be excluded if there is a history of travel in rural South East Asia. Case history 6 A young man, 26 years old, was known to have Crohn’s disease. He was first diagnosed with ileocecal Crohn’s disease 5 years previously when he presented with episodes of colicky abdominal pain and a non-bloody diarrhea of 6 month’s duration. 18). This was consistent with the suspected diagnosis of Crohn’s disease. A colonoscopy was normal, but it was not possible to enter the narrowed terminal ileum.
Systemic symptoms are low-grade fever and wasting. Cardiac manifestations include endocarditis, cardiac failure and pericarditis. Cardiac symptoms when present usually accompany arthritis. Pleurisy usually accompanies a bout of arthritis. The central nervous system may be affected resulting in gradual memory loss, confusion, focal cranial nerve deficits, nystagmus and ophthalmoplegia. The eyes may show uveitis. In the skin there is often hyperpigmentation and subcutaneous nodules. Lymphadenopathy is occasionally seen.
Key question 6: Is there reason to suspect a secretory diarrhea? While many acute bacterial diarrheas such as those due to toxigenic Escherichia coli and cholera are secretory, we are here considering only chronic secretory diarrheas. A secretory diarrhea should be considered only when the daily stool volume is very large, of the order of at least 1–2 l of watery stools. The suspicion is confirmed by: (1) The finding that if the patient fasts for 48 h it does not substantially reduce the stool volume.