Early onset, nefazodone-induced fulminant hepatic failure

Tzimas, George N.; Dion, Benoit; Deschênes, Marc
July 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2003, Vol. 98 Issue 7, p1663
Academic Journal
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