Drug-induced Liver injury is a common cause of Liver necrosis of exceptional severity, comprising more than 50% of all cases of acute Liver failure in the United States. Hepatotoxicity has been described for a large number of drugs, although the overall number of cases of each is quite low, given the number of prescriptions written.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Pathobiology of Human Disease|
|Subtitle of host publication||A Dynamic Encyclopedia of Disease Mechanisms|
|Number of pages||13|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2014|
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