GASTROENTEROLOGY

Degree course: 
Corso di Long single cycle degree (6 years) in School of Dentistry
Academic year when starting the degree: 
2016/2017
Year: 
3
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
2018/2019
Course type: 
Supplementary compulsory subjects
Credits: 
2
Period: 
First Semester
Standard lectures hours: 
20
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (20 hours)
Requirements: 

None

Assessment: 
Voto Finale

The students have to learn the more relevant gastrointestinal pathologies. For each disease: pathophysiology, clinical presentation, natural history, laboratory and instrumental tests for the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment.

The following gastrointestinal diseases will be presented and discussed:
achalasia, hiatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux disease, dyspepsia, gastritis, gastric and duodenal ulcers, acute and chronic hepatitis, hyperbilirubinemia, liver cirrhosis, portal hypertension, acute and chronic pancreatytis, malabsorption syndromes, celiac disease, inflammatory bowel diseases, gastrointestinal tract cancer, liver and pancreatic cancer.

Harrison’s Principi di Medicina Interna - McGraw-Hill
C. Rugarli - Medicina Interna Sistematica - Ed. Masson

Professors

GRANDI ANNA MARIA

Parent course