Clinical Neuroendocrinology by Eric Fliers, Marta Korbonits, J.A. Romijn

By Eric Fliers, Marta Korbonits, J.A. Romijn

Clinical Neuroendocrinology, a quantity within the Handbook of medical Neurology Series provides an summary of the present wisdom within the box of scientific neuroendocrinology. It makes a speciality of the pathophysiology, analysis, and therapy of illnesses of the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland. It integrates quite a few scientific disciplines, together with scientific endocrinology, pediatrics, neurosurgery, neuroradiology, medical genetics, and radiotherapy. mental effects of assorted problems and cures, in addition to healing controversies, are mentioned. it's the first textbook within the box to handle these kinds of features through a variety of overseas experts.

  • All members are well-known specialists within the diverse fields of scientific neuroendocrinology
  • The publication offers increased assurance on hypothalamic mechanisms in human pathophysiology
  • The ebook comprises present views, analysis and remedy of pituitary diseases

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