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CHAPTER 50 TRAUMATIC CARDIAC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA

CHAPTER 50 TRAUMATIC CARDIAC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA Williams Hematology CHAPTER 50 TRAUMATIC CARDIAC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA ALLAN J. ERSLEV Etiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Features Laboratory Features Differential Diagnosis Therapy, Course, and Prognosis Chapter References The abrasive effect on red cells of arteriosclerotic or stenotic cardiac valves is usually minimal, resulting at most in a mild, often compensated […]

CHAPTER 50 ENDOCRINE DISORDERS

CHAPTER 50 ENDOCRINE DISORDERS Practice of Geriatrics CHAPTER 50 ENDOCRINE DISORDERS Paul J. Davis, M.D., and Faith B. Davis, M.D. Pituitary-Thyroid Function Pituitary-Adrenal Function Catecholamines Parathyroid Gland and Vitamin D Antidiuretic Hormone (Arginine Vasopressin) Atrial Natriuretic Peptide Growth Hormone Prolactin Gonadal Function Carbohydrate Metabolism and Diabetes Mellitus The generalist who manages endocrine problems in elderly […]