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Title Essential human development / edited by Samuel Webster, Geraint Morris, Euan Kevelighan
Published Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, 2018
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Contents Intro; Title Page; Copyright; List of Contributors; Preface; How to Use Your Textbook; About the Companion Website; Part 1: Fertilisation; Chapter 1: Principles of Development; Case; Chromosomes; Mitosis; Meiosis; Spermatogenesis; Oogenesis; Growth; Differentiation; Signalling; Organisation; Morphogenesis; Chapter 2: The Female Reproductive System; Case; Anatomy; Physiology; Chapter 3: The Male Reproductive System; Case; Anatomy; Embryology; Physiology; Chapter 4: Fertilisation; Case; Anatomy; Cell Biology; Physiology of Fertilisation and the Endometrium
Assessment of RiskHistory; Examination and Investigations; Chapter 10: Antenatal Screening and Prenatal Diagnosis; Case; Obstetric Ultrasound Screening for Fetal Anomaly; Screening for Chromosomal Anomalies; Invasive Tests; Infection in Pregnancy; Chapter 11: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy; Case; Introduction; Definitions; Risks of Hypertension in Pregnancy; Pathology of Pre-Eclampsia and Eclampsia; Clinical Picture; Management; Care During Delivery; Care After Delivery; Chapter 12: Diseases in Pregnancy I; Case; Diabetes in Pregnancy; Chapter 13: Diseases in Pregnancy II; Case
Chapter 5: Embryology: Zygote to BlastocystCase; Zygote; Decidualisation; Implantation; Placenta; Sacs of the Embryo; Chapter 6: Embryonic Stem Cells; Case; Embryonic Stem Cells; Stem Cells in Medicine; Ethical Arguments; Law; Part 2: Pregnancy; Chapter 7: Embryology; Case; Embryological Development; Gastrulation; Embryology of the Gastrointestinal System; Neuroembryology; Cardiovascular Embryology; Respiratory Embryology; Musculoskeletal Embryology; Urogenital Embryology; Chapter 8: Physiology of Pregnancy; Case; Systemic Changes During Pregnancy; Chapter 9: Antenatal Care; Case
Connective Tissue DisordersBackache; Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Hyperemesis Gravidarum; Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD); Constipation; Haemorrhoids; Varicose Veins, Varicosities; Dermatological Conditions in Pregnancy; Psychiatric Disease in Pregnancy; Chapter 14: Multiple Pregnancy and Other Antenatal Complications; Case; Incidence of Twins and Chorionicity; Identification of Twin Conception; Risks to the Fetus; Risks to the Mother; Chapter 15: Problems in Late Pregnancy; Case; Antepartum Haemorrhage; Placenta Praevia; Adherent Placenta; Abruptio Placentae; Vasa Praevia
Other Causes of Antepartum HaemorrhageReduced Fetal Movements; Prolonged Pregnancy; Chapter 16: Fetal Growth and Tests of Fetal Wellbeing; Case; Definition and Types of Fetal Growth Restriction; Diagnosis of Fetal Growth Restriction; Screening for Fetal Growth Restriction; Fetal Surveillance; Management of Fetal Growth Restriction; Chapter 17: The Eye in Pregnancy and the Newborn; Case; Differential Diagnosis of Paediatric Leucocoria; Case; Introduction; Physiological Changes; Pregnancy-Specific Ocular Disease; Pre-Existing Ocular Disease During Pregnancy; Part 3: Birth
Notes Includes index
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Subject Developmental biology.
Embryology, Human.
Life cycle, Human.
Form Electronic book
Author Kevelighan, Euan, editor
Morris, Geraint, editor
Webster, Samuel, 1974- editor
LC no. 2017037734
ISBN 1118528611 (electronic bk.)
9781118528617 (electronic bk.)