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ISBN: 9780702073113
Page Count: 1034
Imprint: Elsevier
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Grainger & Allison's Diagnostic Radiology Essentials,2nd Edition

by Lee A Grant, MBChB, BA (Oxon), MRCS, FRCR and Nyree Griffin, MB, ChB, MD, MRCS, FRCR
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With up-to-date, easy-access coverage of every aspect of diagnostic radiology, Grainger and Allison’s Diagnostic Radiology Essentials, 2nd Edition, is an ideal review and reference for radiologists in training and in practice. This comprehensive overview of fundamental information in the field prepares you for exams and answers the practical questions you encounter every day. In a single, convenient volume, this one-stop resource is derived from, and cross-referenced to, the renowned authoritative reference work Grainger & Allison’s Diagnostic Radiology, 6th Edition.

  • CONTENTS

    Preface xi

    Dedication 1

    Acknowledgements 1

    1 Chest

    1.1 Chest wall and pleura 4

    Chest wall: bony and soft tissue lesions 4

    Diseases of the pleura 8

    Pleural effusion 12

    Pneumothorax 14

    Diaphragmatic hernia/eventration 16

    1.2 Mediastinum 18

    Mediastinitis 18

    Anterior mediastinal masses 20

    Middle mediastinal masses 26

    Posterior mediastinal masses 32

    Miscellaneous mediastinal masses 34

    Pericardial conditions 36

    1.3 Pulmonary infection 38

    Lobar pneumonia 38

    Bronchopneumonia, anaerobic and atypical pneumonia 40

    Pulmonary tuberculosis 42

    Fungal infections 44

    Metazoal and protozoal diseases 48

    Pulmonary complications of HIV infection 50

    1.4 Large airway disease 52

    Tracheal disorders 52

    Bronchiectasis 56

    Congenital airway disorders 58

    Emphysema 60

    Chronic bronchitis and asthma 62

    Miscellaneous airway disorders 64

    1.5 Pulmonary lobar collapse 66

    Mechanisms and radiographic appearances 66

    Patterns of lobar collapse 68

    1.6 Pulmonary neoplasms 72

    Evaluation of the solitary pulmonary nodule 72

    Lung cancer: radiological features 74

    Lung cancer: pearls 76

    Lymphoproliferative disorders 78

    Benign pulmonary tumours 80

    Miscellaneous pulmonary malignancies 82

    1.7 High-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) 84

    Hrct patterns of diffuse lung disease 84

    Idiopathic interstitial pneumonias 86

    Sarcoidosis 90

    Connective tissue diseases 92

    Systemic vasculitides 98

    Drug-Induced lung disease 100

    Silicosis/coal workers’ pneumoconiosis 102

    Asbestos-related disease 104

    Miscellaneous interstitial lung diseases 106

    1.8 Chest trauma 110

    Chest wall and lung trauma 110

    Trauma to the diaphragm 112

    Mediastinal trauma 114

    1.9 Airspace disease 116

    Airspace disease 116

    1.10 Paediatric chest 122

    Congenital chest abnormalities 122

    Causes of neonatal respiratory distress 128

    Normal paediatric chest and problems with mechanical ventilation 132

    1.11 Miscellaneous itu chest conditions 134

    Lung transplantation 134

    Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) 136

    Itu chest imaging 138

    2 Cardiovascular System 143

    2.1 Congenital heart disease (introduction) Introduction 144

    Cyanotic congenital heart disease 146

    Acyanotic congenital heart disease 156

    Anomalies of the aortic arch (vascular rings) 158

    Septal defects 160

    Acyanotic heart disease 162

    Other anomalies 164

    2.2 Non-ischaemic acquired heart disease 166

    Acquired mitral valve disease 166

    Acquired aortic valve disease 168

    Tricuspid and pulmonary valve disease 170

    Cardiomyopathies 174

    Cardiac tumours 178

    Cardiac trauma 180

    2.3 Pulmonary circulation and Gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GISTs) and thromboembolism 182

    Pulmonary thromboembolic disease 182

    Pulmonary vascular patterns 186

    2.4 The aorta 192

    Aortic rupture 192

    Aortic dissection 194

    Aortic aneurysms 198

    Mid-aortic syndrome and takaysu’s disease of the

    aorta 202

    Aortic occlusive disease 204

    2.5 Peripheral vascular disease 210

    Gastrointestinal vascular disorders 210

    Carotid artery stenosis 212

    Peripheral vascular disease of the lower

    extremities 214

    Disorders of the venous system 216

    Miscellaneous vascular disorders 218

    2.6 Ischaemic heart disease 220

    Conventional coronary angiography and

    echocardiography 220

    Ct imaging in ischaemic heart disease 222

    Mr imaging in ischaemic heart disease 224

    Nuclear cardiac imaging 226

    Manifestations of atheromatous coronary artery

    disease 230

    3 Gastrointestinal 236

    3.1 Oesophagus 238

    Hiatus hernia and reflux 238

    Oesophagitis and benign strictures 240

    Benign and malignant oesophageal tumours 242

    Oesophageal carcinoma 244

    Oesophageal dysmotility disorders 248

    Miscellaneous oesophageal conditions 250

    3.2 Stomach 252

    Benign gastric ulcers 252

    Gastritis 254

    Benign and malignant gastric tumours 258

    Gastric carcinoma 260

    Gastric surgery 264

    Miscellaneous gastric conditions 266

    3.3 Duodenum 270

    Peptic ulceration, gastric heterotopia, duodenal

    diverticula 270

    Benign and malignant duodenal tumours 272

    Miscellaneous duodenal conditions 274

    3.4 Small bowel 276

    Crohn’s disease (CD) 276

    Infections/infestations of the small bowel 278

    Gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GISTs) and

    carcinoid tumours 280

    Benign and malignant small bowel tumours 282

    Causes of small bowel obstruction 284

    Miscellaneous small bowel disorders 286

    3.5 Colon 292

    Ulcerative colitis and toxic megacolon 292

    Colitis 294

    Polyps 296

    Polyposis syndromes 298

    Colorectal cancer 300

    Diverticulosis and large bowel strictures 304

    Large bowel obstruction 306

    Miscellaneous disorders of the large bowel 308

    3.6 Liver 312

    Anatomy and imaging techniques 312

    Benign diffuse liver disease 314

    Cirrhosis 316

    Benign solid liver lesions 318

    Malignant solid liver lesions 326

    Hepatic vascular lesions 332

    Miscellaneous liver conditions 338

    Liver transplantation and interventional

    techniques 344

    Diffusion-weighted mr imaging of the liver 346

    Mr contrast agents and the liver 348

    3.7 Biliary 350

    Methods of investigation 350

    Cholelithiasis and choledocholithiasis 352

    Cholecystitis 354

    Miscellaneous gallbladder conditions 356

    Benign biliary strictures 358

    Malignant biliary tumours 360

    Biliary atresia and hypoplasia 362

    Miscellaneous bile duct disorders 364

    3.8 Pancreas 366

    Congenital abnormalities 366

    Pancreatitis 368

    Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma 372

    Cystic pancreatic tumours 374

    Endocrine and islet cell panc

  • Lee A Grant, MBChB, BA (Oxon), MRCS, FRCR, Consultant Radiologist, The Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK and Nyree Griffin, MB, ChB, MD, MRCS, FRCR, Consultant Radiologist, Guy’s and St Thomas’s NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
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