Clinical Gastroenterology

Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Editors: Liacouras, Chris A., Markowitz, Jonathan E. (Eds.)

  • Written by experts in the field
  • Emphasis on clinical applications and treatment
  • Includes the most up to date information
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This volume provides a history of Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), a basic understanding of the physiology of the eosinophil, and a current understanding of the pathophysiology and genetics of EoE. The emphasis is on clinical applications including presenting symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for patients with EoE. Written by both pediatric and adult experts in the fields of gastroenterology, allergy and pathology, this volume includes the most up to date information.

Providing practical information useful in the treatment of patients, this book will be of great value to gastroenterologists, allergists, pathologists, medical residents, fellows, internists, and general practitioners who treat patients with eosinophilic esophagitis.

 

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“The book, Eosinophilic Esophagitis, encompasses the historical literature as well as the up-to-date knowledge on the subject. … The book contains numerous illustrative figures and tables and provides informative summary points at the end of the chapters. … Providing useful practical information, this book will be of great value to gastroenterologists, allergologists, pediatricians, internists, pathologists, endoscopic surgeons, and fellows, all who deal with EoE patients.” (Zeinab A. El-Sayed, World Allergy Organization, worldallergy.org, Vol. 11 (5), May, 2014)


Table of contents (31 chapters)

  • A History of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Liacouras, Chris A. (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Epidemiology, Incidence, and Prevalence of EoE in Children

    Noel, Richard J.

    Pages 11-23

  • Epidemiology of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Adults

    Hruz, Petr (et al.)

    Pages 25-38

  • Eosinophil Biology in the Pathogenesis of Eosinophilic Disorders

    Ackerman, Steven J.

    Pages 39-70

  • Role of Lymphocytes and Mast Cells in Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Chehade, Mirna (et al.)

    Pages 71-81

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eBook $229.00
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Hardcover $289.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Editors
  • Chris A. Liacouras
  • Jonathan E. Markowitz
Series Title
Clinical Gastroenterology
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Humana Press
Copyright Holder
Humana Press
eBook ISBN
978-1-60761-515-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-60761-515-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-60761-514-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-61779-757-6
Series ISSN
2197-7399
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 428
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