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Atlas of Gastroenterology
Fourth Edition
edited by Tadataka Yamada

Atlas of Gastroenterology is a gold-standard tool that provides specialists with an outstanding array of images covering all facets of the field.

  • endoscopic ultrasonographs
  • computed tomography scans
  • magnetic resonance images
  • radionuclide images
  • angiograms
Demonstrating every clinical condition from liver abscess to endocrine neoplasms of the pancreas, to motility disorders of the esophagus, Atlas of Gastroenterology is simply a must-own resource for all gastroenterologists.

Showing the range of the newest imaging technologies and incorporating over 1700 full-color images, this new edition is an ideal teaching tool.


  1. Approach to the Patient with Gross Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  2. Approach to the Patient with Occult Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  3. Approach to the Patient with Acute Abdomen
  4. Approach to the Patient with Ileus and Obstruction
  5. Approach to the Patient with Diarrhea
  6. Approach to the Patient with Suspected Acute Infectious Diarrhea
  7. Approach to the Patient with Constipation
  8. Approach to the Patient with Abnormal Liver Chemistries
  9. Approach to the Patient with Jaundice
  10. Approach to the Patient with Ascites and its Complications
  11. Approach to the Patient with Fulminant (Acute) Liver Failure
  12. Approach to the Patient with Chronic Viral Hepatitis B or C
  13. Approach to the Patient with a Liver Mass
Gastrointestinal Diseases

A. Esophagus

  1. Esophagus: Anatomy and Structural Anomalies
  2. Motility Disorders of the Esophagus
  3. Gastrointestianl Reflux Disease and Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  4. Esophageal Infections and Disorders Associated with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  5. Esophageal Neoplasms
  6. Miscellaneous Diseases of the Esophagus: Foreign Bodies, Physical Injury, Systemic and Dermatological Diseases
B. Stomach

  1. Stomach and Duodenum: Anatomy and Structural Anomalies
  2. Disorders of Gastric Emptying
  3. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  4. Gastritis and Gastropathy
  5. Tumors of the Stomach
  6. Surgery for Peptic Ulcer Disease and Postgastrectomy Syndromes
  7. Miscellaneous Diseases of the Stomach
C. Small Intestine

  1. Small Intestine: Anatomy and Structural Anomalies
  2. Dysmotility of the Small Intestine and Colon
  3. Bacterial, Viral, and Toxic Causes of Diarrhea, Gastroenteritis, and Anorectal Infections
  4. Chronic Infections of the Small Intestine
  5. Celiac Disease
  6. Disorders of Epithelial Transport in the Small Intestine
  7. Short Bowel Syndrome
  8. Tumors of the Small Intestine
  9. Miscellaneous Diseases of the Small Intestine
D. Colon

  1. Colon: Anatomy and Structural Anomalies
  2. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  3. Miscellaneous Inflammatory and Structural Disorders of the Colon
  4. Diverticular Disease of the Colon
  5. Neoplastic and Nonneoplastic Polyps of the Colon and Rectum
  6. Polyposis Syndromes
  7. Malignant Tumors of the Colon
  8. Anorectal Diseases
E. Pancreas

  1. Pancreas: Anatomy and Structural Anomalies
  2. Acute Pancreatitis
  3. Chronic Pancreatitis
  4. Nonendocrine Tumors of the Pancreas
  5. Endocrine Neoplasms of the Pancreas
  6. Hereditary Diseases of the Pancreas
F. Gallbladder and Biliary Tract

  1. Gallbladder and Biliary Tract: Anatomy and Structural Anomalies
  2. Gallstones
  3. Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis and Other Cholangiopathies
  4. Cystic Diseases of the Liver and Biliary Tract
  5. Tumors of the Biliary Tract
G. Liver

  1. Liver: Anatomy, Microscopic Structure and Cell Types
  2. Acute Viral Hepatitis
  3. Chronic Hepatitis B Viral Infection
  4. Hepatitis C Virus Infection
  5. Drug-induced Liver Injury
  6. Autoimmune Hepatitis
  7. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  8. Hemochromatosis
  9. Metabolic Diseases of the Liver
  10. Alcoholic Liver Diseases
  11. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  12. Central Nervous System and Pulmonary Complications of End-Stage Liver Diseases
  13. Liver Transplantation
  14. Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  15. Liver Abscess
  16. Vascular Diseases of the Liver
  17. Liver Biopsy and Histopathological Diagnosis
H. Abdominal Cavity

  1. Abdominal Cavity: Anatomy, Structural Anomalies, and Hernias
  2. Intraabdominal Abscesses and Fistulas
  3. Diseases of the Peritoneum, Retroperitoneum, Mesentery and Omentum
I. Miscellaneous

  1. Complications of AIDS and other Immunodeficiency States
  2. Gastrointestinal Manifestations of Immunologic Disorders
  3. Parasitic Diseases: Protozoa
  4. Parasitic Diseases: Helminths
  5. Gastrointestinal Manifestation of Systemic Diseases
  6. Skin Lesions Associated with Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases
  7. Oral Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Diseases
  8. Gastrointestinal Vascular Malformations or Neoplasms
  9. Intestinal Ischemia
  10. Radiation Injury in the Gastrointestinal Tract
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities in Gastroenterology

A. Endoscopic

  1. Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  2. Colonoscopy and Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  3. Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography, Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Stone Removal, and Endoscopic Biliary and Pancreatic Drainage
  4. Gastrointestinal Dilation and Stent Placement
  5. Endoscopic Therapy for Upper Gastrointestinal Variceal Hemorrhage
  6. Endoscopic Therapy for Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  7. Endoscopic Therapy for Polyps and Tumors
  8. Laparoscopy and Laparotomy
B. Imaging

  1. Plain and Contrast Radiology
  2. Diagnostic Sonography
  3. Endoscopic Ultrasonography
  4. Applications of Computed Tomography to the Gastrointestinal Tract
  5. Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  6. Applications of Radionuclide Imaging in Gastroenterology
  7. Angiography
  8. Interventional Radiology
C. Pathology

  1. Endoscopic Mucosal Biopsy
D. GI Function Studies

  1. Evaluation of Gastrointestinal Motility: Methodologic Consideration

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Fourth Edition
edited by Tadataka Yamada

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