Diphenylhydantoin-Induced Hepatotoxicity

Aaron, Jay S.; Bank, Simmy; Ackert, Gregory
March 1985
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1985, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p200
Academic Journal
Presents the case of an African-American woman who had acute hepatitis due to diphenylhydantoin (DPH) hypersensitivity. Medical history of the patient; Clinical features associated with the disease, including jaundice; Speculations on the mechanism of DPH-induced hepatotoxicity.


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