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Title Williams textbook of endocrinology.

Imprint Philadelphia : Elsevier/Saunders, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Reference    R 616.4 WIL 2011    Available
Edition 12th ed. / Shlomo Melmed ... [et al.].
Description xviii, 1897 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Principles of endocrinology / Henry M. Kronenberg ... [et al.] -- Clinical endocrinology: a personal view / Gilbert H. Daniels -- Genetic control of peptide hormone formation / Joel F. Habener -- Mechanism of action of hormones that act on nuclear receptors / Mitchell A. Lazar -- Mechanism of action of hormones that act at the cell surface / Allen M. Spiegel ... [et al.] -- Laboratory techniques for recognition of endocrine disorders / George G. Klee -- Neuroendocrinology / Malcolm J. Low -- Pituitary physiology and diagnostic evaluation / Shlomo Melmed, David Kleinberg, and Ken Ho -- Pituitary masses and tumors / Shlomo Melmed and David Kleinberg -- Posterior pituitary / Alan G. Robinson and Joseph G. Verbalis -- Thyroid physiology and diagnostic evaluation of patients with thyroid disorders / Domenico Salvatore ... [et al.] -- Thyrotoxicosis / Susan J. Mandel, P. Reed Larsen, and Terry F. Davies -- Hypothyroidism and thyroiditis / Gregory A. Brent and Terry F. Davies -- Nontoxic diffuse and nodular goiter and thyroid neoplasia / Martin-Jean Schlumberger, Sebastiano Filetti, and Ian D. Hay -- The adrenal cortex / Paul M. Stewart and Nils P. Krone -- Endocrine hypertension / William F. Young, Jr. -- Physiology and pathology of the female reproductive axis / Serdar E. Bulun -- Hormonal contraception / Martha Hickey and Andrew M. Kaunitz -- Testicular disorders / Alvin M. Matsumoto and William J. Bremner -- Sexual dysfunction in men and women / Shalender Bhasin and Rosemary Basson -- Endocrine changes in pregnancy / Glenn D. Braunstein -- Endocrinology of fetal development / Mehul T. Dattani, Peter C. Hindmarsh, and Delbert A. Fisher -- Disorders of sex development / John C. Achermann and Ieuan A. Hughes -- Normal and aberrant growth / David W. Cooke, Sara A. Divall, and Sally Radovick -- Puberty: ontogeny, neuroendocrinology, physiology, and disorders / Dennis M. Styne and Melvin M. Grumbach -- Hormones and athletic performance / Fabio Lanfranco, Ezio Ghigo, and Christian J. Strasburger -- Endocrinology and aging / Steven W. J. Lamberts -- Hormones and disorders of mineral metabolism / F. Richard Bringhurst, Marie B. Demay, and Henry M. Kronenberg -- Metabolic bone disease / Joseph A. Lorenzo, Ernesto Canalis, and Lawrence G. Raisz -- Kidney stones / Rebeca D. Monk and David A. Bushinsky -- Type 2 diabetes mellitus / John B. Buse, Kenneth S. Polonsky, and Charles F. Burant -- Type 1 diabetes mellitus / George S. Eisenbarth and John B. Buse -- Complications of diabetes mellitus / Michael Brownlee ... [et al.] -- Hypoglycemia / Philip E. Cryer -- Neuroendocrine control of energy stores / Roger D. Cone and Joel K. Elmquist -- Obesity / Samuel Klein, Elisa Fabbrini, and Johannes A. Romijn -- Disorders of lipid metabolism / Clay F. Semenkovich, Anne C. Goldberg, and Ira J. Goldberg -- Endocrinology of HIV/AIDS / Steven K. Grinspoon -- Gastrointestinal hormones and gut endocrine tumors / Adrian Vella and Daniel J. Drucker -- Pathogenesis of endocrine tumors / Andrew Arnold -- Multiple endocrine neoplasia / Stephen J. Marx and Samuel Wells, Jr. -- The immunoendocrinopathy syndromes / Jennifer M. Barker, Peter A. Gottlieb, and George S. Eisenbarth -- Endocrine management of the cancer survivor / Robert D. Murray -- Neuroendocrine gastrointestinal and lung tumors (carcinoid tumors), carcinoid syndrome, and related disorders / Kjell Öberg.
Subject Endocrinology.
Endocrine glands -- Diseases.
Added Author Melmed, Shlomo.
Williams, Robert Hardin.
Added Title Textbook of endocrinology
ISBN 9781437703245 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1437703240 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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