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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Pages816
LanguageEnglish
Subjects:Medicine
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Table of Contents

Front cover1
Dedication4
Foreword6
Foreword8
Preface10
Acknowledgments12
SECTION I Growth and Growth Disorders26
Chapter 1. Worrisome Growth26
Chapter 2. Idiopathic Short Stature76
Chapter 3. Hypopituitarism and Other Disorders of the Growth Hormone-Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I Axis90
Chapter 4. Growth-Hormone Deficiency in the Adult: Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood126
Chapter 5. Growth Hormone Treatment138
Chapter 6. The Skeletal Dysplastias170
Chapter 7. Overgrowth Syndromes: Evaluation and Management of the Child with Excessive Linear Growth188
SECTION II Adrenal Disorders and Sexual Development Abnormalities220
Chapter 8. Adrenal Cortex: Hypo- and Hyperfunction220
Chapter 9. An Update of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia252
Chapter 10. Disorders of the Adrenal Medulla-Catecholamine Producing Tumors in Childhood272
Chapter 11. Puberty and Its Disorders298
Chapter 12. Turner Sydrome330
Chapter 13. Hirsuism and Polycystic Ovary Snydrome350
Chapter 14. Adolescent Menstrual Abnormalities374
Chapter 15. Disorders of Sexual DIfferentiation390
SECTION III Thyroid Disorders416
Chapter 16. Thyroid Disorders in Infancy416
Chapter 17. Hypothyroidism430
Chapter 18. Hyperthyroidism440
Chapter 19. Thyromegaly468
Chapter 20. Thyroid Tumors in Children480
SECTION IV Disorders of Calcium and Mineral Metabolism500
Chapter 21. Calcium Disorders in Children and Adolescents500
Chapter 22. Neonatal Calcium, Magnesium, and Phosphorus Disorders522
Chapter 23. Rickets and Osteoporosis556
Chapter 24. Syndromes with Brittle Bones, Hyperostotic Bone Diseases, and Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone584
SECTION V Miscellaneous Disorders606
Chapter 25. Abnormal Endocrine Test Results Due to Nonendocrine Conditions606
Chapter 26. Autoimmune Endocrinopathies620
Chapter 27. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasias642
Chapter 28. Endocrine Tumors in Children662
Chapter 29. Disorders of Water Homeostasis676
Chapter 30. Endocrine Disorders After Cancer Therapy718
SECTION VI Special Considerations and Resources730
Chapter 31. Radiation Terrorism730
Chapter 32. Using the Web to Obtain Information on Genetic and Hormone Disorders754
Chapter 33. Hormonal Dynamic Tests and Genetic Tests Used in Pediatric Endocrinology762
Index of Volume 2794
Back cover816