This textbook provides a comprehensive and state-of-the-art overview of the major issues specific to the field of pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition. The first part of the book, Gastroenterology and Nutrition, presents in a systematic way the overall scope of issues encountered by children (newborn to teenagers) suffering from disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, pancreas and/or presenting nutritional issues. These chapters are structured in logical sections to facilitate consultation and include major topics ranging from congenital disorders to gastrointestinal problems of the newborn, infectious diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, and approach to nutritional problems in the various pediatric ages. The second part of the book, Hepatology, is articulated in a series of chapters which present a comprehensive review of congenital and acquired disorders of the biliary tract and liver. This section also includes a critical analysis of available diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and future perspectives. Written by experts in the field, Textbook of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition: A Comprehensive Guide to Practice constitutes a much needed, innovative resource combining updated, reliable and comprehensive information with agile consultation for a streamlined approach to the care of children with such disorders.
Part 1 Gastroenterology and Nutrition I. Congenital Disorders Chapter 1: Microvillus Inclusion Disease and Tufting Enteropathy Agostino Nocerino and Stefano Guandalini Chapter 2: The Spectrum of Autoimmune Enteropathy Natalia Nedelkopoulou, Evangelia Farmaki, Maesha Deheragoda and Babu Vadamalayan Chapter 3: Congenital Problems of the Gastrointestinal Tract Nigel J. Hall Chapter 4: Pyloric Stenosis Shailee Sheth and Ashish P. Desai II. Gastrointestinal Disorders and Nutrition in the Neonatal Age Chapter 5: Gastrointestinal Problems of the Newborn Christophe Dupont, Nicolas Kalach and Veronique Rousseau Chapter 6 Enteral Nutrition in Preterm Neonates Gianluca Terrin, Thibault Senterre, Jacques Rigo and Mario De Curtis Chapter 7: Parenteral Nutrition in Premature Infants Thibault Senterre, Gianluca Terrin, Mario De Curtis and Jacques Rigo III. Diseases of the Esophagus and Stomach Chapter 8: Infectious Esophagitis Salvatore Cucchiara, Giovanni Di Nardo and Salvatore Oliva Chapter 9: Eosinophilic Esophagitis Natalia Nedelkopoulou, Alberto Quaglia and Babu Vadamalayan Chapter 10: Gastroesophageal Reflux Yvan Vandenplas Chapter 11: Esophageal Achalasia Efstratios Saliakellis, Keith J. Lindley and Osvaldo Borrelli Chapter 12: Helicobacter Pylori Gastritis and Peptic Ulcer Disease Iva Hojsak Chapter 13: Menetrier Disease Yvan Vandenplas IV. Infectious Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract Chapter 14: Viral Diarrhea Alfredo Guarino and Eugenia Bruzzese Chapter 15: Bacterial Infections Vittoria Buccigrossi and Maria Immacolata Spagnuolo Chapter 16: Intestinal Parasites Margot L. Herman and Christina M. Surawicz Chapter 17: Persistent Diarrhea in Children in Developing Countries Jai K. Das, Christopher Duggan and Zulfiqar A. Bhutta Chapter 18: HIV and the Intestine Andrea Lo Vecchio, Antonietta Giannattasio and Alfredo Guarino V. Functional Disorders and Neurogastroenterology Chapter 19: Functional Abdominal Pain and Other Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders Mark P. Tighe and R. Mark Beattie Chapter 20: Disorders of Sucking and Swallowing Francesca Paola Giugliano, Erasmo Miele and Annamaria Staiano Chapter 21: Defecation Disorders in Children: Constipation and Functional Fecal Incontinence Shaman Rajindrajith, Niranga Manjuri Devanarayana and Marc A. Benninga Chapter 22: Hirschsprung's Disease and Intestinal Neuronal Dysplasias Massimo Martinelli and Annamaria Staiano Chapter 23: Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction in Childhood Efstratios Saliakellis, Osvaldo Borrelli and Nikhil Thapar Chapter 24: Gastrointestinal and Nutritional Problems in Neurologically Handicapped Children Paolo Quitadamo and Annamaria Staiano Chapter 25: Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Bhanu Sunku and B U. K. Li Chapter 26: Food Allergy Whitney M. Rassbach and Scott H. Sicherer Chapter 27: Eosinophilic Gastroenteropathy Alfredo J. Lucendo Chapter 28: Crohn's Disease Salvatore Cucchiara and Marina Aloi Chapter 29: Indeterminate Colitis/Inflammatory Bowel Disease Unclassified (IBD-U) Barbara S. Kirschner Chapter 30: Ulcerative Colitis Leslie M. Higuchi, Brian P. Regan Sr and Athos Bousvaros Chapter 31: Vasculitides Including Henoch Schoenlein Purpura Keith J. Lindley and Jutta K glmeier Chapter 32: Lymphonodular Hyperplasia Tuomo J. Karttunen and Sami Turunen Chapter 33: Acute Pancreatitis Alisha Mavis, Praveen S. Goday and Steven L. Werlin Chapter 34: Hereditary Pancreatitis and Chronic Pancreatitis in Children Aliye Uc and Michael Wilschanski Chapter 35: Fecal Microbial Transplant: For Whom, How, and When Stacy A. Kahn and Jess L. Kaplan VII. Malabsorption Syndromes Chapter 36: Congenital Disorders of Intestinal Electrolyte Transport Vincenza Pezzella, Tommaso Cozzolino, Ylenia Maddalena, Gianluca Terrin, Rita Nocerino and Roberto Berni Canani Chapter 37: Immunodeficiency Disorders Resulting in Malabsorption Margherita Di Costanzo, Marinita Morelli, Monica Malamisura, Maria Giovanna Puoti and Roberto Berni Canani Chapter 38: Congenital Disorders of Lipid Transport Nicholas O. Davidson and Emile Levy Chapter 39: Pancreatic Insufficiency Praveen S. Goday and Steven L. Werlin Chapter 40: Celiac Disease Stefano Guandalini and Valentina Discepolo Chapter 41: Cystic Fibrosis Michael Wilschanski and Aliye Uc Chapter 42: Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth Jon A. Vanderhoof and Rosemary Pauley-Hunter Chapter 43: Short Bowel Syndrome Jon A. Vanderhoof and Rosemary Pauley-Hunter VIII. Nutritional Problems Chapter 44: Malnutrition-A Global Problem Jai K. Das, Rehana A. Salam and Zulfiqar A. Bhutta Chapter 45: Probiotics Y. Vandenplas, Geert Huys and Georges Daube Chapter 46: Enteral Nutrition Timothy A. Sentongo, Olivier Goulet and Virginie Colomb Chapter 47: Parenteral Nutrition in Infants and Children Susan Hill IX. "Surgical" and Neoplastic Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract Chapter 48: Pediatric Intussusception Ashish P. Desai and Lydia O'Sullivan Chapter 49: Meckel's Diverticulum Ashish P. Desai Chapter 50: Acute Appendicitis Rakesh Kumar Thakur and Ashish P. Desai Chapter 51: Gastrointestinal Vascular Anomalies Indre Zaparackaite and Ashish P. Desai Chapter 52: Polyps and Other Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract Warren Hyer, Marta Tavares and Mike Thomson Part 2 Hepatology X. Liver Anatomy and Diagnostics Chapter 53: Normal Liver Anatomy and Introduction to Liver Histology Corina Gabriela Cotoi and Alberto Quaglia Chapter 54: Diagnostic Procedures in Pediatric Hepatology Annamaria Deganello and Maria E. K. Sellars XI. Cholestasis in Infancy and Childhood Chapter 55: Infantile Cholestasis: Approach and Diagnostic Algorithm Sona Young and Ruba K. Azzam Chapter 56: Biliary Atresia and Choledochal Malformations Elke Zani-Ruttenstock and Mark Davenport Chapter 57: Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis, Caroli's Disease and Other Fibrocystic Liver Diseases Nathalie Rock, Ino Kanavaki and Valerie McLin Chapter 58: Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis Tassos Grammatikopoulos and Richard J. Thompson Chapter 59: Alagille Syndrome Binita Maya Kamath XII. Inflammatory and Immune-Mediated Disorders of the Liver Chapter 60: Chronic Viral Hepatitis B and C Stefan Wirth Chapter 61: Bacterial, Fungal and Parasitic Infections of the Liver Anita Verma Chapter 62: Liver Disease in Primary Immunodeficiencies Nedim Hadzic Chapter 63: Autoimmune Liver Disease Giorgina Mieli-Vergani and Diego Vergani XIII. Metabolic, Vascular and Neoplastic Liver Disorders Chapter 64: Inherited Metabolic Disorders and the Liver Hugh Lemonde and Mike Champion Chapter 65: Wilson's Disease Piotr Socha and Stuart Tanner Chapter 66: Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Emer Fitzpatrick Chapter 67: Vascular Disorders of the Liver Ruth De Bruyne and Pauline De Bruyne Chapter 68: Portal Hypertension in Children Angelo Di Giorgio and Lorenzo D'Antiga Chapter 69: Liver Tumors in Children Mohamed Rela and Mettu Srinivas Reddy XIV. Liver Failure Management, Transplantation and Future Perspectives Chapter 70: Acute Liver Failure in Children Naresh P. Shanmugam, Chayarani Kelgeri and Anil Dhawan Chapter 71: Complications of Cirrhosis in Children Naresh P. Shanmugam and Anil Dhawan Chapter 72: Nutritional Management of Children with Liver Disease Sara Mancell and Deepa Kamat Chapter 73: Pediatric Liver Transplantation Nigel Heaton Chapter 74: Growing up with Liver Disease Marianne Samyn and Anna Hames Chapter 75: New Horizons in Pediatric Hepatology: A Glimpse of the Future Emer Fitzpatrick and Anil Dhawan
"This book covers pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition. ... The audience is practitioners who care for children. ... This will be a useful addition to the reference library of any practitioner who works with children in the area of gastroenterology or hepatology. The book has many helpful pearls about some of the common presenting symptoms." (Matthew M. Lute, Doody's Book Reviews, March, 2016)