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Fast Facts: Diseases of the Pancreas and Biliary Tract.


Fast facts; diseases of the pancreas and biliary tract.

Neoptolemos, John P. and Manoop S. Bhutani.

Health Press Ltd


127 pages




Designed for quick reference in primary care practice to aid diagnosis and management of disorders, this can also serve as a backup for discussions with patients and caregivers. The volume is color-coded to differentiate amongst the general topics, which include diseases of the gallbladder, bile duct stone disease, bile duct tumors, unusual disorders of the biliary tree, dysfunctional disorders of the sphincter of Oddi complex and the gallbladder, hereditary pancreatitis, acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, unusual tumors of the pancreas and anpulla of Vater, and useful resources. The index is very well done and serves as a fine cross-reference.

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