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Cope's early diagnosis of the acute abdomen.

Author:
Silen, William, 1927- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Εdition:
21st ed. / revised by William Silen.
Description:
xiv, 298 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. The principles of diagnosis in acute abdominal disease -- 2. Method of diagnosis : the history -- 3. Method of diagnosis : the examination of the patient -- 4. Method of diagnosis : the grouping of symptoms and signs -- 5. Laboratory and radiological tests -- 6. Appendicitis -- 7. The differential diagnosis of appendicitis -- 8. Perforation of a gastric or duodenal ulcer -- 9. Acute pancreatitis -- 10. Cholecystitis and other causes of acute pain in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen -- 11. Acute abdominal lesions arising in the left hypochondrium -- 12. The colics -- 13. Acute intestinal obstruction -- 14. Intussusception and other causes of obstruction -- 15. The early diagnosis of strangulated and obstructed hernias -- 16. Acute abdominal symptoms due to vascular lesions -- 17. Acute abdominal symptoms in women -- 18. Early ectopic gestation -- 19. Acute abdominal disease with genitourinary symptoms -- 20. The diagnosis of acute peritonitis -- 21. The early diagnosis of abdominal injuries -- 22. The postoperative abdomen -- 23. The acute abdomen in the tropics -- 24. Diseases that may simulate the acute abdomen -- 25. Acute abdominal pain in the immunocompromised patient -- 26. Abdominal catastrophes when sensation is impaired.
Subject(s):
Acute abdomenDiagnosis [Browse]
Other title(s):
Early diagnosis of the acute abdomen
ISBN:
  • 019517545X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0195175468 (paper : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2004058138
OCLC:
56324163
Related name:
RCP:
C - S