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By Manuel Ramos-Casals, Manel Ramos-Casals, Joan Rodes, Josep Font, Ronald Asherson

The e-book "The digestive procedure in systemic autoimmune ailments" represents the cutting-edge within the box of digestive issues within the most typical systemic autoimmune diseases.The quantity includes an introductory bankruptcy on imaging suggestions in digestive ailments, by way of 8 chapters on digestive manifestations in particular systemic autoimmune ailments. the ultimate 5 chapters care for digestive illnesses with an autoimmune pathogenesis and systemic manifestations.International in scope, the desk of contents reads like a who is who in medical study on systemic autoimmune ailments. greater than 20 participants from the ecu Union, the USA, Mexico and South Africa proportion their wisdom during this exact quantity. *One publication of top overseas medical and medical specialists on autoimmune and digestive diseases.*A functional advisor to the id, analysis and therapy of digestive involvement in sufferers with autoimmune illnesses that may be important for all scientific specialties.*Several illnesses and stipulations now not incorporated in different textual content books are incorporated, a few of that are of contemporary emergence.*Each bankruptcy is designed to function a "Guide to medical perform" for every illness.

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Computed tomography (CT) CT shows cross-sectional views of patient anatomy. CT involves multiple X-ray transmission measurements through the patient. The information acquired is processed by a computer, which uses mathematical techniques to generate a picture of the internal structures in cross-section. Body CT was introduced in 1974. Rapid development led to the early abandonment of the initial dual-slice scanner in favor of single-detector row scanners and incremental technology. At the end of 1980s, improvements in tube technology and computing led to the advent of helical CT.

6). , 1995) and is comparable to that of angiography. For this reason, the indications for angiography are moving from diagnostic to therapeutic aspects. , 2005). 4. Magnetic resonance MR is based on the relaxation properties of hydrogen atoms when they are subjected to a strong magnetic field, and the power of MR equipment is quantified by Teslas (T), a measurement of magnetic flux density. The first commercial MR scanners became available in the early 1980s. MR applications in relatively motionless body parts, such as the brain, spine, or musculoskeletal system, quickly took hold in the field of medical diagnosis, because high-quality images not conditioned by artifacts due to bone structures were obtained, with far better contrast resolution than CT.

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