TITLE

Chronic hepatitis C, ibuprofen, and liver damage

AUTHOR(S)
Andrade, Raúl J.; Lucena, María Isabel; Garcıa-Cortés, Miren; Garcıa-Ruiz, Elena; Fernández-Bonilla, Eva; Vázquez, Luis
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2002, Vol. 97 Issue 7, p1854
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
7839780

 

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