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Author Malik, Ajaz Ahmad, author

Title Human abdominal hydatidosis / Ajaz Ahmad Malik, Shams ul Bari
Published Singapore : Springer, 2019


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 103 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Biology of the Echinococcus -- Hydatid disease of the liver : clinical presentation and complications -- Diagnosis of hydatid disease of the liver -- Surgical management of hydatid liver disease -- Drug therapy in hydatid disease of the liver -- Alveolar hydatid disease -- Primary splenic hydatidosis -- Hydatid disease of the kidney -- Primary extrahepatic abdominal hydatidosis -- Minimally invasive management of hepatic hydatidosis
Summary The book explores various aspects of hydatid disease, including the background, parasitology, epidemiology, etiology, pathogenesis and presentation in humans. It features dedicated chapters on hydatidosis of liver, spleen, peritoneum, kidney, pelvis, and disseminated hydatid disease, and also provides detailed information on the latest surgical and non-surgical methods for treating the condition, such as drug therapy and laproscopic management. The book is primarily intended for undergraduate and postgraduate students of surgery and medicine, but is also useful to veterinary science students and pharmaceutical companies. Further, it serves as a valuable reference resource for academics and researchers in associated fields
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Abdomen -- Hydatids
Form Electronic book
Author Bari, Shams ul, author
ISBN 9789811321528