McGraw-Hill Manual Endocrine Surgery

Paperback | October 30, 2009

byShane Morita, Alan Dackiw, Martha Zeiger

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A step-by-step guide to the diagnosis and management of the endocrine surgery patient

A Doody's Core Title for 2011!

"This is a needed reference that should be part of any surgical resident's library. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review Service

"The authors have clearly succeeded in synthesizing a very practical and reader-friendly manual of 21st-century endocrine surgery. This will be a valuable resource for medical students, surgical residents, fellows, and consulting surgeons alike."--Geoffrey B. Thompson, MD, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic (from the foreword)

McGraw-Hill Manual Endocrine Surgery delivers the information you need for the full-range of endocrine surgery, presented in at-a-glance bulleted lists and tables. Concise, well-illustrated chapters provide high-yield summaries of epidemiology, risk factors, genetics, clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluation, management, surveillance and follow-up. You'll also find numerous practical pearls that offer valuable insights from experienced surgeons.

This unique, point-of-care book features:

  • Succinct, yet comprehensive coverage of the diseases and conditions that affect the thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas, and adrenal glands
  • High-yield information on the management of specific endocrine conditions
  • Management algorithms within each chapter to speed the decision-making process
  • A two-color design with tabbed pages to facilitate on-the-spot look-up
  • Content valuable to surgeons, surgical residents, fellows, and faculty

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A step-by-step guide to the diagnosis and management of the endocrine surgery patientA Doody's Core Title for 2011!"This is a needed reference that should be part of any surgical resident's library. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review Service"The authors have clearly succeeded in synthesizing a very practical and reader-friendly manual of 21st-c...

Shane Y. Morita, MD The Queen's Medical Center University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine Honolulu, HI The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MD Alan P. B. Dackiw, MD, PhD The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MD Martha A. Zeiger, MD The Johns H...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:392 pages, 7.3 × 4.6 × 0.68 inPublished:October 30, 2009Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071606459

ISBN - 13:9780071606455

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Table of Contents

Contributors
Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
Section I: Thyroid
1. Thyroid Nodule
2. Goiter
3. Hyperthyroidism
4. Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma
5. Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma and Oncocytic (Hürthle Cell) Carcinoma
6. Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
7. Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma, Metastases to the Thyroid Gland, and Thyroid Lymphoma
Section II: Parathyroid
8. Primary Hyperparathyroidism
9. Persistent and Recurrent Hyperparathyroidism
10. Secondary and Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism
11. Parathyroid Carcinoma
Section III: Adrenal
12. Incidentalomas and Metastases to the Adrenal Gland
13. Hyperaldosteronism
14. Hypercortisolism
15. Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma
16. Adrenocortical Carcinoma
Section IV: Gastrointestinal
17. Insulinoma
18. Gastrinoma
19. Carcinoid Tumors
20. Other Functional and Nonfunctional Neuroendocrine Tumors
Section V: Familial Endocrine Syndromes
21. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1
22. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2
23. von Hippel-Lindau Disease
Index