Pediatric Endocrinology, Fifth Edition, Volume Two: Growth, Adrenal, Sexual, Thyroid, Calcium, and Fluid Balance Disorde

Fima Lifshitz

Pediatric Endocrinology, Fifth Edition, Volume Two: Growth, Adrenal, Sexual, Thyroid, Calcium, and Fluid Balance Disorde
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Published7th July 2039
ISBN9781420042702
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PublisherInforma Healthcare
Pages816
LanguageEnglish
Subjects:Medicine
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Table of Contents

Front cover1
Dedication4
Foreword
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6
Foreword
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8
Preface10
Acknowledgments12
SECTION I Growth and Growth Disorders
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26
Chapter 1. Worrisome Growth
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26
Chapter 2. Idiopathic Short Stature
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76
Chapter 3. Hypopituitarism and Other Disorders of the Growth Hormone-Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I Axis
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90
Chapter 4. Growth-Hormone Deficiency in the Adult: Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood
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126
Chapter 5. Growth Hormone Treatment
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138
Chapter 6. The Skeletal Dysplastias
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170
Chapter 7. Overgrowth Syndromes: Evaluation and Management of the Child with Excessive Linear Growth
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188
SECTION II Adrenal Disorders and Sexual Development Abnormalities
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220
Chapter 8. Adrenal Cortex: Hypo- and Hyperfunction
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220
Chapter 9. An Update of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
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252
Chapter 10. Disorders of the Adrenal Medulla-Catecholamine Producing Tumors in Childhood
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272
Chapter 11. Puberty and Its Disorders
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298
Chapter 12. Turner Sydrome
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330
Chapter 13. Hirsuism and Polycystic Ovary Snydrome
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350
Chapter 14. Adolescent Menstrual Abnormalities
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374
Chapter 15. Disorders of Sexual DIfferentiation
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390
SECTION III Thyroid Disorders
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416
Chapter 16. Thyroid Disorders in Infancy
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416
Chapter 17. Hypothyroidism
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430
Chapter 18. Hyperthyroidism
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440
Chapter 19. Thyromegaly
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468
Chapter 20. Thyroid Tumors in Children
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480
SECTION IV Disorders of Calcium and Mineral Metabolism
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500
Chapter 21. Calcium Disorders in Children and Adolescents
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500
Chapter 22. Neonatal Calcium, Magnesium, and Phosphorus Disorders
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522
Chapter 23. Rickets and Osteoporosis
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556
Chapter 24. Syndromes with Brittle Bones, Hyperostotic Bone Diseases, and Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone
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584
SECTION V Miscellaneous Disorders
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606
Chapter 25. Abnormal Endocrine Test Results Due to Nonendocrine Conditions
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Chapter 26. Autoimmune Endocrinopathies
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Chapter 27. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasias
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Chapter 28. Endocrine Tumors in Children
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Chapter 29. Disorders of Water Homeostasis
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Chapter 30. Endocrine Disorders After Cancer Therapy
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SECTION VI Special Considerations and Resources
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730
Chapter 31. Radiation Terrorism
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Chapter 32. Using the Web to Obtain Information on Genetic and Hormone Disorders
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Chapter 33. Hormonal Dynamic Tests and Genetic Tests Used in Pediatric Endocrinology
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Index of Volume 2794
Back cover816