David G. Ferriman,Ian C. Gilliland's A Synopsis of Endocrinology and Metabolism (Synopsis series) PDF

By David G. Ferriman,Ian C. Gilliland

ISBN-10: 0723602050

ISBN-13: 9780723602057

ISBN-10: 1483177475

ISBN-13: 9781483177472

A Synopsis of Endocrinology and Metabolism bargains with advances and present pondering on endocrine examine. The publication describes the ailments of the hypothalamus and adenohypophysis together with aetiology, tools of research, indicators, signs, progress disturbances (related to peak, bone age, skeletal proportions, sexual improvement, psychological development). The authors additionally examine the ailments of the neurohypophysis and of the thyroid reminiscent of diabetes insipidus, hypernatraemia (salt imbalance), hypothyroidism, myxedema coma, and malignant exophthalmos. issues of the adrenal glands—adrenal cortex contain Cushing's ailment (excess cortisol production), adrenogenital syndrome, feminizing adrenal tumors (feminization of the male), and hyperaldosteronism. problems of sexual functionality contain major buildings, particularly, cerebral cortex, hypothalamus, anterior pituitary, or gonads. The booklet additionally describes problems of carbohydrate and fats metabolism, for instance, diabetes mellitus, hypoglycemia, coronary artery illness, and hypercholesterolemia. One process for lowering raised serum levels of cholesterol is following diets in accordance with corn oils or different unsaturated fats oils. This publication is appropriate for college kids of medication, dieticians, endocrinologists, and basic drugs practitioners.

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