Tuberculosis

  • David┬áSchlossberg

Part of the Clinical Topics in Infectious Disease book series (CLIN.TOP.INFECT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. William W. Stead, Asim K. Dutt
    Pages 1-11
  3. Thomas Moulding
    Pages 13-22
  4. George M. Lordi, Lee B. Reichman
    Pages 33-38
  5. Susan M. Harding, William C. Bailey
    Pages 39-53
  6. George W. Comstock, Shirley H. Woolpert
    Pages 55-59
  7. Milton D. Rossman, Robert L. Mayock
    Pages 61-70
  8. Jay J. Rohwedder
    Pages 71-76
  9. George A. Pankey
    Pages 77-79
  10. Daniel M. Albert, Ellen J. Dehm
    Pages 81-86
  11. John E. Kasik
    Pages 87-97
  12. Dwight A. Powell
    Pages 99-107
  13. Allan J. Weinstein
    Pages 109-117
  14. Paul T. Davidson, Enrique Fernandez
    Pages 119-131
  15. John A. Crocco
    Pages 133-137
  16. F. F. Paustian, M. G. Stahl
    Pages 139-142
  17. Harold L. Israel
    Pages 143-147
  18. James H. Lewis, Hyman J. Zimmerman
    Pages 149-169
  19. B. Eugene Beyt Jr.
    Pages 171-177

About this book

Introduction

Completely revised and updated, this comprehensive resource covers the epidemiology, pathogenesis, varied clinical manifestations, treatment and prevention of tuberculosis. All of the extra-pulmonary as well as pulmonary manifestations of tuberculosis are covered. Atypical mycobacterial infection is detailed. A special feature of this second edition is the new material on AIDS, which is now known to be complicated by tuberculosis infection.

Keywords

AIDS Atmen bacteria bacteriology immunology infection infections liver pathogenesis pathophysiology physiology prevention tuberculosis

Editors and affiliations

  • David┬áSchlossberg
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.School of MedicineTemple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.Department of MedicineEpiscopal HospitalPhiladelphiaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4684-0305-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4684-0307-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4684-0305-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1431-1445
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