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Digestive System



Classify general works on the digestive system and its diseases in children in WS 310-312.

  • Classify gastroenterologic nursing in WY 156.5.
  • Classify works on nursing of patients with specific diseases in WY number also.

Classify works on liver and biliary tract treated together in WI 700-740 and in WI 770 if applicable.

Classify works on gallbladder and other specific parts in WI 750-765 as indicated.

 

  WI 1-150 Reference Works. General Works
      WI 101-113 Anatomy. Physiology. Hygiene
      WI 140-150 Diseases. Diagnosis. Signs and Symptoms
  WI 200-250 Stomatognathic System. Esophagus
  WI 300-387 Stomach
  WI 400-575 Intestines
      WI 400-480 Intestines (General)
      WI 500-512 Small Intestine
      WI 520-560 Large Intestine
      WI 575 Peritoneum
  WI 600-650 Anus. Rectum
  WI 700-770 Liver. Biliary Tract
  WI 800-830 Pancreas
  WI 900-970 Abdomen. Abdominal Surgery


Reference Works. General Works

 
WI 1
Organizations. Societies (General or not elsewhere classified) (Cutter from name of organization or society)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Includes membership lists issued serially or separately. Classify directories in WI 22. Classify annual reports, journals, etc. in W1. For academies and institutes, see WI 23-24.
 
Collected works (General)
WI 5
By several authors
WI 7
By individual authors
 
WI 9
Addresses. Essays. Lectures (General)
 
WI 11
History (Table G)
WI 11.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WI 13
Dictionaries. Encyclopedias
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WI 15
Classification. Terminology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WI 16
Tables. Statistics
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WI 17
Atlases. Pictorial works
Classify atlases limited to a particular part of the system here also.
 
WI 18
Education
Classify here works about education.
 
WI 18.2
Educational materials
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here educational materials, e.g., outlines, questions and answers, programmed instruction, catalogs, computer-assisted instruction, etc., regardless of format. Classify textbooks, regardless of format, by subject.
 
WI 19
Schools, departments, and faculties of gastroenterology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WI 20
Research (General)
Classify here works about research in general. Classify works about research on a particular subject by subject.
 
WI 21
Gastroenterology as a profession. Ethics. Peer review
 
WI 22
Directories (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WI 22.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
Laboratories, academies, institutes, etc.
WI 23
Collective
WI 24
Individual (Cutter from name of institution)
 
WI 25
Laboratory manuals. Technique
 
WI 26
Equipment and supplies
Classify catalogs in W 26.
 
WI 26.5
Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)
Classify works on use for special subjects by subject.
 
Hospitals, clinics, etc.
WI 27
Collective (Table G)
WI 27.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
WI 28
Individual (Cutter from name of hospital) (Table G)
 
Museums, exhibitions, etc.
WI 28.5
Collective
WI 28.6
Individual (Cutter from name of museum, etc.)
 
WI 32
Laws (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WI 32.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WI 33
Discussion of law (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WI 33.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WI 39
Handbooks. Resource guides
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WI 100
General works
Classify works on surgery of the digestive or gastrointestinal system in general in WI 900.


Anatomy. Physiology. Hygiene

 
WI 101
Anatomy. Histology. Embryology. Abnormalities
 
WI 102
Physiology. Biochemistry. Digestion
 
WI 113
Popular works (General). Hygiene


Diseases. Diagnosis. Signs and Symptoms

 
WI 140
Diseases (General)
 
WI 141
Examination. Diagnosis. Diagnostic methods. Monitoring (General)
Classify works on examination of organ with the organ.
 
WI 143
Signs and symptoms
WI 145
Dyspepsia and related conditions
WI 146
Nausea. Vomiting
WI 147
Abdominal pain
 
WI 149
Neoplasms
Classify works on neoplasms of specific organ with the organ.
 
WI 150
Functional disorders


Stomatognathic System. Esophagus

 
WI 200
Lips. Mouth
Classify works for the dentist in WU 140; on neoplasms written for the dentist in WU 280.
 
WI 210
Tongue. Taste buds
 
WI 230
Salivary glands
 
WI 250
Esophagus


Stomach

 
WI 300
General works
Classify works on analysis of stomach contents in QY 130.
 
WI 301
Anatomy. Histology. Embryology. Congenital abnormalities
 
WI 302
Physiology
 
WI 308
Achlorhydria
 
WI 310
Gastritis
 
WI 320
Neoplasms
 
WI 350
Peptic ulcer
WI 360
Stomach ulcer
WI 370
Duodenal ulcer
 
WI 380
Surgery. Postgastrectomy syndromes
 
WI 387
Pylorus. Pyloric antrum. Pyloric stenosis


Intestines


Intestines (General)

 
WI 400
General works
 
WI 402
Physiology
 
WI 405
Signs and symptoms
WI 407
Diarrhea
WI 409
Constipation
 
WI 412
Congenital malformations
 
WI 420
Inflammation
(e.g., Enteritis; inflammatory bowel diseases)
Classify works on regional enteritis in WI 512.
 
WI 425
Diverticulitis. Diverticulum
 
WI 430
Polyps. Polyposis
 
WI 435
Neoplasms
 
WI 450
Intussusception. Volvulus
 
WI 460
Intestinal obstruction. Ileus
 
WI 480
Surgery (General)


Small Intestine

 
WI 500
Small intestine. Mesentery
WI 505
Duodenum
Classify works on duodenal ulcer in WI 370; on analysis of duodenal contents in QY 130.
WI 510
Jejunum
WI 512
Ileum


Large Intestine

 
WI 520
Colon
Classify works on diverticulitis and diverticulum in WI 425. Cf. WC 280 Dysentery. Classify Colorectal surgery in WI 650.
WI 522
Inflammation
(e.g., Colitis)
WI 528
Megacolon
(e.g., Hirschsprung's disease)
WI 529
Neoplasms. Polyps
Classify works on colorectal neoplasms here.
 
WI 530
Cecum
 
WI 535
Appendix
 
WI 560
Sigmoid


Peritoneum

 
WI 575
Peritoneum. Omentum. Peritoneal cavity. Retroperitoneal space


Anus. Rectum

 
WI 600
General works
 
WI 605
Hemorrhoids. Fissure in ano. Rectal fistula
 
WI 610
Neoplasms
Classify works on colorectal neoplasms in WI 529.
 
WI 620
Proctoscopy. Sigmoidoscopy
 
WI 650
Proctological surgery. Colorectal surgery


Liver. Biliary Tract

 
WI 700
General works
Classify general works dealing with the liver and biliary tract here, as well as general works on the liver and liver dieases only. Classify general works on the biliary tract and biliary tract diseases in WI 750. Classify works on surgery of the liver and/or biliary tract in WI 770.
WI 702
Physiology. Liver circulation
WI 703
Bile. Bile acids, alcohols, and salts. Jaundice (General or not elsewhere classified)
WI 704
Liver function in food metabolism
WI 715
Hepatitis (General or not elsewhere classified)
WI 720
Circulatory disorders. Portal system. Portal hypertension
WI 725
Cirrhosis
 
WI 730
Abscess
WI 735
Neoplasms
WI 740
Degenerative diseases. Hepatolenticular degeneration
 
WI 750
Biliary tract. Cholecystography
WI 755
Cholecystitis. Cholelithiasis
WI 765
Neoplasms
 
WI 770
Surgery (General)


Pancreas

 
WI 800
General works
Classify works on the islands of Langerhans in WK 800-885.
 
WI 802
Physiology. Secretions
 
WI 805
Pancreatitis
 
WI 810
Neoplasms. Cysts
 
WI 820
Cystic fibrosis
 
WI 830
Surgery (General)


Abdomen. Abdominal Surgery


Classify works on surgery of the digestive or gastrointestinal system in general here.
 
WI 900
General works
 
WI 940
Umbilical region
 
WI 950
Hernia
WI 955
Ventral
WI 960
Inguinal
WI 965
Femoral
 
WI 970
Neoplasms



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