Interstitial pneumonitis:a rare but potentially fatal comlication of combination therapy

Aytaman, Ayse; Vadhan, Deepak; Desoto-Lapaix, Fidelina; Cutaia, Michael; Awaida, Ronny; Comas, JoAnn; Riccio, Lawrence; Fruchter, Gerald
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS210
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "Interstitial Pneumonitis: A Rare But Potentially Fatal Complication of Combination Therapy" by Ayse Aytaman, Deepak Vadhan, Fidelina Desoto-Lapaix, Michael Cutaia, Ronny Awaida, JoAnn Comas, Lawrence Riccio, and Gerald Fruchter is presented.


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