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By Stephen N. Adler, Debra Adler-Klein MD, Dianne B. Gasbarra

The revised, up-to-date 5th version of this notebook is a convenient connection with seek advice whilst making bedside interpretations of medical information. Remarkably whole for its small dimension, the booklet lists approximately 2 hundred signs, actual indicators, laboratory attempt effects, and radiologic findings and their differential diagnoses.

This version has a brand new, extra basic two-color layout, tabs indicating sections, and shortened lists of the commonest diagnoses. An extended part on HIV an infection covers new manifestations, together with immune reconstitution syndrome. The infectious ailment bankruptcy has been revised to mirror its expanding significance in medical medication, the emergence of multi-drug resistant micro organism, and the specter of bioterrorism.

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3-H. , kelp tablets, certain cough preparations, topical) ◊ Iodine-containing x-ray contrast agents ♦ Rapid hormone release due to very severe hyperthyroidism (rare) References 1. McDougall R. In vivo radionuclide tests and imaging, p. 314. See Bibliography, 4. 2. Weiss RE, Wu SY, Refetoff S. Diagnostic tests of the thyroid, p. 1902. See Bibliography, 6. 74 3-I. g. 76 References 1. Davis PJ, Davis FB. Nontoxic goiter, pp. 367-369. See Bibliography, 2. 2. Hermus AR, Huysmans DA. Pathogenesis of nontoxic diffuse and nodular goiter.

34 • Endocardial fibroelastosis • Fatty infiltration • Drugs ♦ Serotonin ♦ Ergotamine ♦ Busulfan ♦ Methysergide ♦ Mercurials ♦ Anthracycline • Löffler endocarditis (hypereosinophilic syndrome) • Endomyocardial fibrosis • Carcinoid heart disease • Whipple disease Hypertrophic Idiopathic hypertrophic cardiomyopathy References 1. Wynne J, Braunwald E. The cardiomyopathies. See Bibliography, 5. , thalassemia) • Pancreatitis • Whipple disease • Acute gouty arthritis • Associated with atrial septal defect • Pulmonary thromboembolism • Takayasu disease • Mulibrey nanism2 • Nontraumatic hemopericardium • Inflammatory bowel disease • Behçet disease References 1.

Hypotension and syncope. See Bibliography, 5. 2. Parillo JE. Approach to the patient with shock. See Bibliography, 2. 2-K. 42 Electrolyte abnormality (especially potassium, calcium, magnesium) Hypothermia or hyperthermia Electric shock 37 38 Drowning Insect stings and bites Neurologic disorders • Stroke • Hemorrhage • Migraine • Seizure • Brainstem compression of any cause • Infection • Neoplasm Sudden infant death syndrome Liquid protein diet Modified fast diet programs References 1. Lerman BB.

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