Show Summary Details
Page of

Gastroenterology 

Gastroenterology
Chapter:
Gastroenterology
Author(s):

Stuart Crisp

and Jo Rainbow

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199605538.003.0011
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD MEDICINE ONLINE (www.oxfordmedicine.com). © Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Medicine Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 06 May 2021

General assessment 232

Vomiting 234

Acute diarrhoea 238

Constipation 243

Faltering growth 244

Hepatosplenomegaly 245

Jaundice 246

Causes of jaundice 248

Acute liver failure 250

Pancreatitis 254

Further reading 255

See also:

Haematemesis p.287

Melaena p.287

Many thanks to South Wales Network in Paediatric Gastroenterology and Dr Ike Lagunju for reviewing this chapter....

Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.