This handy quick reference is a current and easily accessible guide to the common problems that a gastroenterologist encounters on a daily basis. Symptom-oriented and disease-oriented entries cover a wide range of acute and chronic problems, including irritable bowel syndrome, acute liver disease, cirrhosis, and pancreatic disorders. Instructions on gastrointestinal procedures are included.

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