Health Reference Series: Kidney Disease and Urinary Tract Disorders Sourcebook

Editor: Hayes, Kevin
Publication Year: 2020
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Single-User Purchase Price: $95.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $142.50
ISBN: 978-1-78785-795-7
Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine
Image Count: 68
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Kidney Disease and Urinary Tract Disorders Sourcebook, Third Edition provides information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of problems that impact the body's urinary system.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part 1. Understanding the Urinary System
  • Chapter 1 — Your Urinary System and How It Works
  • Chapter 2 — Your Kidneys and How They Work
  • Chapter 3 — Major Risk Factors for Kidney Disease
  • Chapter 4 — Kidney Disease and Exposure to Nephrotoxins
  • Chapter 5 — Genetics Variations and Kidney Disease
  • Chapter 6 — Kidney Diseases in the United States
  • Part 2. Acute and Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chapter 7 — Acute Kidney Injury
  • Chapter 8 — Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Chapter 9 — Acute Kidney Injury, Chronic Kidney Disease: Each a Risk of the Other
  • Chapter 10 — Kidney Diseases in Children
  • Chapter 11 — Kidney Cysts
  • Chapter 12 — Renal Artery Stenosis
  • Chapter 13 — Immune Disorders of Kidney
  • Chapter 14 — Diabetes Insipidus
  • Part 3. Diagnostic Tests for Kidney Disease
  • Chapter 15 — Get Tested for Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Chapter 16 — Tests and Diagnosis for Chronic Kidney Disease: An Overview
  • Chapter 17 — Creatinine and Blood Urea Nitrogen Blood Tests
  • Chapter 18 — Cystatin Marker Test
  • Chapter 19 — Kidney Biopsy
  • Chapter 20 — Renal Panel Test
  • Chapter 21 — Urine Test
  • Chapter 22 — Urinary Tract Imaging
  • Part 4. Disorders of the Urinary Tract
  • Chapter 23 — What Are Urinary Tract Infections?
  • Chapter 24 — Urinary Tract Infections in Adults
  • Chapter 25 — Urinary Tract Infections in Children
  • Chapter 26 — Urinary Tract Infection during Pregnancy
  • Chapter 27 — Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections
  • Chapter 28 — Novel Treatment Approach for Urinary Tract Infections
  • Chapter 29 — Complementary Therapy for Urinary Tract Infection
  • Chapter 30 — Kidney Stones
  • Chapter 31 — Solitary Kidney
  • Chapter 32 — Glomerular Diseases
  • Chapter 33 — Amyloidosis and Kidney Disease
  • Chapter 34 — Congenital Defects of the Urinary Tract and Genitals
  • Chapter 35 — Urethral Stricture
  • Chapter 36 — Benign Urethral Lesions
  • Chapter 37 — Benign Disorders of the Prostate
  • Chapter 38 — Renal Tubular Acidosis
  • Part 5. Disorders of the Bladder
  • Chapter 39 — Bladder Stones
  • Chapter 40 — Bladder Control Problems and Nerve Disease
  • Chapter 41 — Urinary Incontinence
  • Chapter 42 — Urinary Retention
  • Chapter 43 — Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chapter 44 — Other Bladder Disorders
  • Chapter 45 — Bladder Health for Older Adults
  • Part 6. Genetic and Congenital Disorders That Affect the Kidneys
  • Chapter 46 — Alport Syndrome
  • Chapter 47 — Bartter Syndrome
  • Chapter 48 — Ectopic Kidney
  • Chapter 49 — Fabry Disease
  • Chapter 50 — Medullary Sponge Kidney
  • Chapter 51 — Primary Hyperoxaluria
  • Part 7. Cancers of the Kidneys and Urinary Tract
  • Chapter 52 — Kidney Cancer
  • Chapter 53 — Hereditary Syndromes Associated with Kidney
  • Chapter 54 — Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter
  • Chapter 55 — Wilms Tumor and Other Childhood Kidney Tumors
  • Chapter 56 — Bladder Cancer
  • Chapter 57 — Urethral Cancer
  • Chapter 58 — Prostate Cancer
  • Part 8. Kidney Failure: End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Chapter 59 — Understanding End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Chapter 60 — What You Should Know about Hemodialysis
  • Chapter 61 — What You Should Know about Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Chapter 62 — Nutrition for Dialysis Patients
  • Chapter 63 — Kidney Failure: Choosing a Treatment That Is Right for You
  • Chapter 64 — Treatment Methods for Kidney Failure in Children
  • Chapter 65 — Conservative Management for Kidney Failure
  • Chapter 66 — Renal Transplantation and Artificial Kidney
  • Chapter 67 — Medicare Coverage of Kidney Dialysis and Kidney Transplant Service
  • Chapter 68 — End-of-Life Care
  • Part 9. Additional Help and Information
  • Chapter 69 — Glossary of Terms Related to the Kidney Disease and Urinary Tract Disorders
  • Chapter 70 — Directory of Resources Providing Information about Kidney Disease and Urinary Tract Disorders