By Cyrus R. Kapadia
Going past mere prognosis, An Atlas of Gastroenterology covers every thing from swallowing problems to therapy of jaundiced and immuno-compromised sufferers. Tables, illustrations, and case histories positioned the knowledge at your fingertips. best specialists mix lucid textual content with vast illustrations to interpret the strategies wanted for an organization clutch of the subject. assurance contains swallowing problems, heartburn, dyspepsia, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, colonic polyps and colon melanoma, pancreatitis, pancreatic melanoma, the jaundiced sufferer and the immuno-compromised sufferer. released mostly for relatives and first care physicians An Atlas of Gastroenterology describes all points of the prognosis and therapy of gastrointestinal illness.
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The absence of blood in the stool does not rule out a colonic cause. However, the presence of a true bloody diarrhea does rule out the small bowel as the sole cause of the diarrhea. Ulcerative and Crohn’s colitis would be the leading contenders with chronic ischemic colitis a possibility in the elderly. Radiation proctitis may also present with the passage of blood with bowel movements. Was the patient on antibiotics and could Clostridium difficile be the cause? C. 1 Key questions that need to be answered with each patient with chronic diarrhea (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) Is it predominantly a colonic diarrhea?
She describes the discomfort as a burning pain for the most part, although at other times it is a dull ache. The pain may come on at any time, sometimes while eating and at other times between meals. She may feel this discomfort at night if she does not fall asleep, but is seldom if ever awoken from sleep on account of pain. When asked whether antacids relieve the pain she initially said they did, but when asked in more detail mentioned that it often took about half an hour before she was able to appreciate relief.
Natives and visitors may be affected. The etiology is unknown. There appear to be distinct differences between Western hemispheric tropical sprue and that described from Asia. The cardinal difference is that almost all patients who acquire their disease in the Western hemisphere (Puerto Rico, Guatemala, Honduras, Haiti, Salvador, the West Indies) have cobalamin malabsorption and universally respond to a long course of antibiotics (usually tetracycline). Asian tropical sprue does not always respond to tetracycline treatment, at least among the natives, although experience in Great Britain suggests that Europeans with the disease do tend to respond much better.
An Atlas of Gastroenterology: A Guide to Diagnosis and Differential Diagnosis by Cyrus R. Kapadia