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Published: 10 March 2020

480 Pages


ISBN: 9780198786337

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Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes

Second Edition

Gary Butler and Jeremy Kirk

Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Paediatrics

  • This handbook provides pragmatic advice on how to deal with common disorders, rare conditions, and emergencies
  • Includes a new chapter on endocrine support for young people with gender dysphoria
  • Written in a logical format, it includes background information on anatomy and physiology
  • With bullet points and clinical tips, it is an easy-to-read and comprehensive guide to the field

New to this Edition:

  • All chapters have been revised and updated
  • Now includes information on classification and diagnosis based on recently identified genes
  • Updated management guidelines (especially in areas such as diabetes) have been incorporated
  • There is a new chapter on gender dysphoria, reflecting the increasing role of medical management in this challenging condition

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