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Understanding Kidney Diseases

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Hugh Rayner, Mark Thomas, David Milford. (1st ed.) --Cham: Springer , c2016.
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This book provides the essential understanding needed for the assessment of patients with kidney disease. The chapters follow the sequence taken during a clinic consultation and when clerking a patient. At each stage, the principles and concepts underlying aspects of renal medicine that may seem difficult are clearly explained. Understanding Kidney Diseases includes numerous case studies and charts based upon patients' data to help students, residents and fellows develop their knowledge and ski…
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Rayner, Hugh
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Thomas, Mark
Milford, David
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Hugh Rayner, Mark Thomas, David Milford
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxi, 300 p. : 216 illus., 81 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319234588
9783319234571 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Diagnostic Techniques, Urological
Disease Progression
Kidney Diseases - diagnosis
Kidney Diseases - physiopathology
Renal Replacement Therapy
Abstract
This book provides the essential understanding needed for the assessment of patients with kidney disease. The chapters follow the sequence taken during a clinic consultation and when clerking a patient. At each stage, the principles and concepts underlying aspects of renal medicine that may seem difficult are clearly explained. Understanding Kidney Diseases includes numerous case studies and charts based upon patients' data to help students, residents and fellows develop their knowledge and skill in managing patients.
Contents
1. Kidney Anatomy and Physiology -- 2. Measuring Kidney Function -- 3. Plot All the Dots -- 4. How Are You Feeling? -- 5. Do You Have Any Long-Term Health Conditions? -- 6. Are You Pregnant or Planning a Pregnancy? -- 7. What Is Your Family History? -- 8. What Have You Been Taking? -- 9. Height and Weight -- 10. Blood Pressure -- 11. Test the Urine -- 12. Examine the Patient. -- 13. Full Blood Count, Urea and Electrolytes, Bicarbonate, Bone Profile -- 14. Immunology -- 15. Image the Urinary Tract -- 16. Should We Do a Kidney Biopsy? -- 17. Make a Plan -- 18. Renal Replacement Therapy -- 19. Epilogue -- Multiple Choice Questions -- Multiple Choice Question Answers -- Index of Case Reports -- Index of Histopathology, Radiology and Clinical Images.
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Practical renal pathology : a diagnostic approach

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[edited by] Donna J. Lager, Neil A. Abrahams. --Philadelphia, PA: Saunders Elsevier , c2013.
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Lager, Donna J
Abrahams, Neil A
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[edited by] Donna J. Lager, Neil A. Abrahams
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Saunders Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxxi, 368 p.)
Series Title
Pattern recognition series
ISBN
9780443069666
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - diagnosis
Kidney - pathology
Subjects (LCSH)
Kidneys - Diseases - Diagnosis
Contents
Embryology and normal anatomy of the kidney / Yassaman Raissian and Joseph P. Grande -- Developmental kidney disease / Carrie Phillips and Stephen Bonsib -- Renal biopsy interpretation : introduction and patterns of glomerular injury / Donna J. Lager -- Glomerular disease-primary / Edgar Fischer, Lisa A. Cerilli, and Donna J. Lager -- Glomerular diseases-secondary / Edgar Fischer, Lisa A. Cerilli, and Donna J. Lager -- Glomerular diseases-hereditary / Edgar Fischer, Lisa A. Cerilli, and Donna J. Lager -- Tubulointerstitial disease / Lois J. Arend -- Vascular diseases / Dylan V. Miller and Donna J. Lager -- Pathology of kidney transplantation / Donna J. Lager -- Optimal specimen handling and ancillary studies : renal neoplasia / Bahram Robert Oliai and Debra S. Cohen -- Pediatric renal neoplasms / Joseph D. Khoury -- Epithelial neoplasms of the renal cortex / Neil A. Abrahams and Pheroze Tamboli -- Non-epithelial neoplasms of the kidney / Steven Shen, Adebowale J. Adeniran, and Pheroze Tamboli -- Unusual renal neoplasms / Donna E. Hansel and Ming Zhou -- Renal pelvic and ureteral tumors and tumors frequently found in the renal medullary region / Neil A, Abrahams, Sonny L. Johansson, and Preetha Ramilingam.
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