Differential Diagnosis in Surgical Diseases

by S Devaji Rao

The Differential Diagnosis in Surgical Diseases is a comprehensive guide providing the differential diagnosis of various symptoms, signs and diseases supported by investigations, in a stepwise fashion supported by flow charts and tables, for easy reading and understanding. Various diseases are covered in this book, highlighting the differential diagnosis for each. Many of the surgical diseases have a set pattern like its location, appearance and a pathognomonic feature, and taking these into account, extra-abdominal conditions presenting as lumps and ulcers are given in a separate chapter with good quality photographs. Intra-abdominal conditions with the differential diagnosis are dealt with in a separate chapter, with supportive investigations in the form of photographs, which is ultimate to make the differential diagnosis and the final diagnosis. This book will help the students of surgery in completing their examinations, in an analytical way, and help them come out successfully and also help nurses and others training in professions allied to medicine.

Book Series: Differential Diagnosis


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Rao S Devaji St Isabel’s Hospital, Mylapore, Paterson Cancer Center, Vadapalani
Chennai Meenakshi Multispeciality Hospital, Mylapore
National Board of Examinations; St Isabel’s Hospital, Mylapore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Kauvery Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Harvey Multispeciality Hospital, Alwarpet, Chennai, India
Chennai Meenakshi Multispecialty Hospital Ltd, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
ISBN 9788184489026
Speciality Surgery
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11173
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2010
Pages 414
Book Type Professional


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