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Acute and Chronic Hepatotoxicity: Pathologic Aspects

  • Florabel G. Mullick

Abstract

Almost the entire morphologic spectrum of hepatic disorders may be produced by drug administration. Thus, the clinical history is crucial, because the diagnosis can seldom be made on the basis of histologic criteria alone. The methodology used for evaluation and validation of cases in which there is an alleged drug reaction has been discussed at length.1–4

Keywords

Chronic Active Hepatitis Intrahepatic Cholestasis Hepatocellular Injury Contraceptive Steroid Sinusoidal Dilatation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Florabel G. Mullick
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Environmental and Drug-Induced PathologyArmed Forces Institute of PathologyUSA

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