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Anti-Tubercular Drugs Induced Hepatotoxicity

Rimjhim Shrivastava

Citation Information : Shrivastava R. Anti-Tubercular Drugs Induced Hepatotoxicity. Ann Pediatr Gastroenterol Hepatol 2021; 3 (2):1-3.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-11009-0074

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 06-07-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; The Author(s).


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