Table of contents for Gastrointestinal diseases and disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the upper and lower gastrointestinal (GI) tract ... / edited by Sandra J. Judd.

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Part I: Introduction to the Digestive System
Chapter 1¿Your Digestive System and How It Works
Chapter 2¿Common Gastrointestinal Symptoms
Section 2.1¿Bleeding in the Digestive Tract
Section 2.2¿Gas in the Digestive Tract
Section 2.3¿Abdominal Pain
Section 2.4¿Diarrhea
Section 2.5¿Constipation
Section 2.6¿Fecal Incontinence
Chapter 3¿Functional Abdominal Pain in Children
Chapter 4¿Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
Chapter 5¿Smoking and Your Digestive System
Chapter 6¿Effects of Common Medicines on the Gastrointestinal Tract
Part II: Diagnostic and Surgical Procedures Used for Gastrointestinal Disorders
Chapter 7¿Endoscopic Procedures and Related Concerns
Section 7.1¿Colonoscopy
Section 7.2¿Virtual Colonoscopy
Section 7.3¿Upper Endoscopy
Section 7.4¿Capsule Endoscopy
Section 7.5¿Endoscopic Ultrasound
Section 7.6¿Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Section 7.7¿Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
Section 7.8¿Therapeutic ERCP
Chapter 8¿Upper and Lower GI Series
Section 8.1¿Upper GI and Small Bowel Series
Section 8.2¿Lower GI Series (Barium Enema)
Chapter 9¿Diagnostic Liver Tests
Section 9.1¿Liver Function Tests
Section 9.2¿Hepatitis Virus Test or Panel
Section 9.3¿Liver Biopsy
Chapter 10¿Other Diagnostic Tests of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Section 10.1¿Esophageal Manometry Testing
Section 10.2¿Gastric Analysis (Stomach Acid Test)
Section 10.3¿Helicobacter Pylori Test
Section 10.4¿Celiac Disease Tests
Section 10.5¿Diagnostic Laparoscopy
Section 10.6¿Fecal Occult Blood Tests
Chapter 11¿Common Gastrointestinal Surgical Procedures
Section 11.1¿Frequently Asked Questions about Ostomy Surgery
Section 11.2¿Colostomy
Section 11.3¿Ileostomy
Section 11.4¿Ileoanal Reservoir (Pouch) Surgery
Section 11.5¿Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Section 11.6¿Gastric Bypass
Part III: Disorders of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract
Chapter 12¿Dyspepsia
Chapter 13¿Barrett Esophagus
Chapter 14¿Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Associated Conditions
Section 14.1¿Heartburn, Hiatal Hernia, and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Section 14.2¿Implant for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Chapter 15¿Swallowing Disorders
Chapter 16¿What You Need to Know about Peptic Ulcers
Chapter 17¿Gastroparesis
Chapter 18¿Pyloric Stenosis
Chapter 19¿Other Diseases of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract
Section 19.1¿Gastritis
Section 19.2¿Ménétrier Disease
Section 19.3¿Rapid Gastric Emptying
Section 19.4¿Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
Part IV: Disorders of the Lower Gastrointestinal Tract
Chapter 20¿Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Chapter 21¿Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Section 21.1¿Inflammatory Bowel Disease: An Overview
Section 21.2¿Diet and Nutrition with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Section 21.3¿Introduction to Crohn Disease
Section 21.4¿Introduction to Ulcerative Colitis
Section 21.5¿Collagenous Colitis and Lymphocytic Colitis
Chapter 22¿Appendicitis
Chapter 23¿Gallstones
Chapter 24¿Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis
Chapter 25¿What You Need to Know about Colon Polyps
Chapter 26¿Congenital and Pediatric Disorders of the Lower Gastrointestinal Tract
Section 26.1¿Hirschsprung Disease
Section 26.2¿Intussusception
Section 26.3¿Intestinal Malrotation
Section 26.4¿Meckel Diverticulum
Section 26.5¿Necrotizing Enterocolitis
Chapter 27¿Anorectal Disorders
Section 27.1¿Proctitis
Section 27.2¿Rectocele
Section 27.3¿Rectal Prolapse
Section 27.4¿Pruritus Ani
Section 27.5¿Anal Fissure
Section 27.6¿Anal Abscess (Fistula)
Chapter 28¿Hemorrhoids
Chapter 29¿Other Disorders of the Lower Gastrointestinal Tract
Section 29.1¿Intestinal Adhesions
Section 29.2¿Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction
Section 29.3¿Inguinal Hernia
Section 29.4¿Short Bowel Syndrome
Part V: Disorders of the Digestive System's Solid Organs: The Liver and Pancreas
Chapter 30¿Pancreatitis
Chapter 31¿Hepatitis
Chapter 32¿Cirrhosis of the Liver
Chapter 33¿Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Chapter 34¿Other Liver Disorders
Section 34.1¿Porphyria
Section 34.2¿Type I Glycogen Storage Disease
Section 34.3¿Hemochromatosis
Section 34.4¿Cystic Disease of the Liver
Section 34.5¿Sarcoidosis
Part VI: Cancers of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Chapter 35¿Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors
Chapter 36¿Esophageal Cancer
Chapter 37¿Gastric Cancer
Chapter 38¿Small Intestine Cancer
Chapter 39¿Colon Cancer
Chapter 40¿Rectal Cancer
Chapter 41¿Gallbladder Cancer
Chapter 42¿Pancreatic Cancer
Chapter 43¿Islet Cell Carcinoma
Chapter 44¿Liver Cancer
Chapter 45¿Anal Cancer
Part VII: Food Intolerances and Infectious Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Chapter 46¿Lactose Intolerance
Chapter 47¿Celiac Disease
Chapter 48¿Food- and Water-Borne Diseases
Section 48.1¿Foodborne Illnesses: An Overview
Section 48.2¿Campylobacter Infections
Section 48.3¿Escherichia Coli O157:H7
Section 48.4¿Salmonellosis
Section 48.5¿Shigellosis
Section 48.6¿Cryptosporidium Infection
Section 48.7¿Giardiasis
Chapter 49¿Viral Gastroenteritis
Chapter 50¿Rotavirus and Norovirus
Chapter 51¿Helicobacter Pylori and Peptic Ulcer
Chapter 52¿Clostridium Difficile Infection
Part VIII: Additional Help and Information
Chapter 53¿Glossary of Gastrointestinal Terms
Chapter 54¿Resources for Information about Gastrointestinal Conditions

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Gastrointestinal system -- Diseases -- Popular works.