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148 PEPTIC ULCER AND RELATED DISORDERS

148 PEPTIC ULCER AND RELATED DISORDERS Harrison’s Manual of Medicine 148 PEPTIC ULCER AND RELATED DISORDERS Peptic Ulcer Disease (PUD) Gastropathies Zollinger-Ellison (Z-E) Syndrome (Gastrinoma) Bibliography Peptic Ulcer Disease (PUD) PUD occurs most commonly in duodenal bulb (duodenal ulcer—DU) and stomach (gastric ulcer—GU). It may also occur in esophagus, pyloric channel, duodenal loop, jejunum, Meckel’s […]

12 APHASIAS AND RELATED DISORDERS

12 APHASIAS AND RELATED DISORDERS Harrison’s Manual of Medicine 12 APHASIAS AND RELATED DISORDERS Global Aphasia Broca’s Aphasia (Motor or Nonfluent Aphasia) Wernicke’s Aphasia (Sensory or Fluent Aphasia) Conduction Aphasia Pure Word Deafness Pure Word Blindness Isolation of Speech Area Laboratory Studies in Aphasia Bibliography Aphasias are disturbances in the comprehension or production of spoken […]

CHAPTER 128 LUPUS ANTICOAGULANTS AND RELATED DISORDERS

CHAPTER 128 LUPUS ANTICOAGULANTS AND RELATED DISORDERS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 128 LUPUS ANTICOAGULANTS AND RELATED DISORDERS JACOB H. RAND Definition and History Definition History Etiology and Pathogenesis Etiology Pathogenesis Clinical Features Systemic Vascular Thrombosis Lupus and Other Autoimmune Conditions Stroke and Other Neurologic Conditions Catastrophic APL Syndrome Pregnancy Losses, Obstetrical Complications, and Infertility Bleeding Cutaneous […]

CHAPTER 94 CHRONIC MYELOGENOUS LEUKEMIA AND RELATED DISORDERS

CHAPTER 94 CHRONIC MYELOGENOUS LEUKEMIA AND RELATED DISORDERS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 94 CHRONIC MYELOGENOUS LEUKEMIA AND RELATED DISORDERS MARSHALL A. LICHTMAN JANE L. LIESVELD Definition and History Etiology Pathogenesis Origin From A Stem Cell Clone Pluripotential Versus Hematopoietic Stem Cell Lesion Etiologic Role of the Ph Chromosome Coexistence of Normal Stem Cells Progenitor Cell Characteristics […]

CHAPTER 47 THE SICKLE CELL DISEASES AND RELATED DISORDERS

CHAPTER 47 THE SICKLE CELL DISEASES AND RELATED DISORDERS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 47 THE SICKLE CELL DISEASES AND RELATED DISORDERS ERNEST BEUTLER Definition and History Nomenclature The Sickle Cell Diseases Etiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Features Laboratory Features Diagnosis Therapy, Course, and Prognosis Prevention Sickle Cell Trait Definition and History Etiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Features Laboratory […]

CHAPTER 44 ACANTHOCYTOSIS, STOMATOCYTOSIS, & RELATED DISORDERS

CHAPTER 44 ACANTHOCYTOSIS, STOMATOCYTOSIS, & RELATED DISORDERS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 44 ACANTHOCYTOSIS, STOMATOCYTOSIS, & RELATED DISORDERS PATRICK G. GALLAGHER Acanthocytosis Acanthocytosis in Severe Liver Disease Abetalipoproteinemia (Bassen-Kornzweig Syndrome) Acanthocytosis with Neurologic Disease and Normal Lipoproteins Acanthocytosis in other Conditions Stomatocytosis and Related Disorders Dehydrated Stomatocytosis/Hereditary Xerocytosis Hereditary Stomatocytosis-Hydrocytosis Intermediate Syndromes RH Deficiency Syndrome Familial Deficiency […]

CHAPTER 43 HEREDITARY SPHEROCYTOSIS, ELLIPTOCYTOSIS, AND RELATED DISORDERS

CHAPTER 43 HEREDITARY SPHEROCYTOSIS, ELLIPTOCYTOSIS, AND RELATED DISORDERS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 43 HEREDITARY SPHEROCYTOSIS, ELLIPTOCYTOSIS, AND RELATED DISORDERS PATRICK G. GALLAGHER BERNARD G. FORGET Hereditary Spherocytosis Definition and History Etiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Features Laboratory Features Differential Diagnosis Therapy and Prognosis Hereditary Elliptocytosis, Pyropoikilocytosis, and Related Disorders Definition and History Etiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Features […]