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Published by Informa Healthcare USA in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hepatotoxicology,
  • Liver -- Effect of drugs on,
  • Drugs -- Side effects,
  • Liver Diseases -- chemically induced,
  • Liver -- drug effects,
  • Pharmaceutical Preparations -- adverse effects

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Neil Kaplowitz, Laurie D. DeLeve.
ContributionsKaplowitz, Neil., DeLeve, Laurie D., 1955-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC848.H48 D78 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17891583M
ISBN 100849398967
ISBN 109780849398964
LC Control Number2007014965

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