Health Reference Series: Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders Source Book

Editor: Jones, Keith
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Single-User Purchase Price: $95.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $142.50
ISBN: 978-0-7808-1543-8
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 17
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders Sourcebook, 3rd Edition, provides information about the endocrine system and its role in the regulation of human growth, organ function, and metabolic control, along with information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of endocrine and metabolic disorders.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I: Endocrine Functioning and Metabolism
  • Chapter 1—Introduction to the Endocrine System
  • Chapter 2—Endocrine Gland Hormones
  • Section 2.1—Endocrine Glands and Their Hormones
  • Section 2.2—Hormones Regulate the Digestive Process
  • Section 2.3—Can Hormones Prevent Aging?
  • Chapter 3—Metabolism Basics
  • Chapter 4—Energy Balance
  • Chapter 5—Endocrine Disruptors
  • Chapter 6—Diagnostic Tests and Procedures for Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
  • Chapter 7—Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
  • Chapter 8—Prenatal Tests
  • Chapter 9—Newborn Screening for Metabolic Disorders
  • Chapter 10—Genetics and Chromosome Abnormalities
  • Chapter 11—Genetic Counseling
  • Chapter 12—Genetic Testing
  • Part II: The Pituitary Gland and Growth Disorders
  • Chapter 13—Growth Disorders in Children
  • Chapter 14—Isolated Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Chapter 15—Growth Hormone Evaluation Process
  • Chapter 16—Acromegaly
  • Chapter 17—Pituitary Cushing Disease
  • Chapter 18—Diabetes Insipidus
  • Chapter 19—Prolactinomas
  • Chapter 20—Pituitary Tumors and Treatment Options
  • Part III: Thyroid and Parathyroid Gland Disorders
  • Chapter 21—Thyroid Function
  • Chapter 22—Hashimoto Thyroiditis
  • Chapter 23—Hypothyroidism
  • Chapter 24—Congenital Hypothyroidism
  • Chapter 25—Hyperthyroidism
  • Chapter 26—Graves Disease
  • Chapter 27—Thyroid Cancer
  • Chapter 28—Hypoparathyroidism
  • Chapter 29—Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Chapter 30—Parathyroid Cancer
  • Part IV: Adrenal Gland Disorders
  • Chapter 31—Addison Disease
  • Chapter 32—Primary Hyperaldosteronism (Conn Syndrome) and Familial Hyperaldosteronism
  • Chapter 33—Cushing Syndrome
  • Chapter 34—Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma
  • Chapter 35—Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Chapter 36—X-Linked Adrenal Hypoplasia Congenita (AHC)
  • Chapter 37—Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Chapter 38—Managing Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Chapter 39—Laparoscopic Adrenal Gland Removal
  • Part V: Pancreatic and Diabetic Disorders
  • Chapter 40—Pancreatitis
  • Chapter 41—Insulin Resistance and Prediabetes
  • Chapter 42—Diabetes
  • Chapter 43—Hypoglycemia
  • Chapter 44—Cancer of the Pancreas
  • Chapter 45—Islet Cell Tumors
  • Chapter 46—Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
  • Part VI: Disorders of the Ovaries and Testes
  • Chapter 47—Hypogonadism
  • Chapter 48—Gynecomastia
  • Chapter 49—Menstrual Problems
  • Section 49.1—Menstruation and Menstrual Irregularities
  • Section 49.2—Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Section 49.3—Amenorrhea
  • Chapter 50—Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Chapter 51—Primary Ovarian Insufficiency
  • Chapter 52—Precocious Puberty
  • Part VII: Other Disorders of Endocrine and Metabolic Functioning
  • Chapter 53—Inborn Errors of Metabolism
  • Section 53.1—Inborn Errors of Metabolism: Overview
  • Section 53.2—Galactosemia
  • Section 53.3—Maple Syrup Urine Disease
  • Section 53.4—Phenylketonuria (PKU)
  • Section 53.5—Urea Cycle Disorders
  • Chapter 54—Glycogen-Storage Diseases (GSDs)
  • Section 54.1—Type 0
  • Section 54.2—Type 1 with 1A and 1B
  • Section 54.3—Pompe Disease (Glycogen Storage Disease Type 2)
  • Section 54.4—Forbes Disease (Glycogen Storage Disease Type 3)
  • Section 54.5—McArdle Disease (Glycogen Storage Disease Type 5)
  • Section 54.6—Hers Disease (Glycogen Storage Disease Type 6)
  • Section 54.7—Tarul Disease (Glycogen-Storage Disease Type 7)
  • Section 54.8—Fanconi Bickel Syndrome (Glycogen Storage Disease XI)
  • Section 54.9—Glycogen Storage Disease 13
  • Chapter 55—Inherited Metabolic Storage Disorders
  • Section 55.1—Lipid Storage Diseases
  • Section 55.2—Gaucher Disease
  • Section 55.3—Mucopolysaccharidoses
  • Section 55.4—Globoid-Cell Leukodystrophy (Krabbe Disease)
  • Section 55.5—Metachromatic Leukodystrophy (MLD)
  • Section 55.6—X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD)
  • Chapter 56—McCune-Albright Syndrome
  • Chapter 57—Metabolic Diseases of the Muscle
  • Chapter 58—Metabolic Neuropathies
  • Chapter 59—Metabolic Syndrome
  • Chapter 60—Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN1)
  • Part VIII: Additional Help and Information
  • Chapter 61—Glossary of Terms Related to Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
  • Chapter 62—Additional Resources for Information about Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders