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injury

Law a violation or infringement of another person's rights that causes him harm and is actionable at law

injury

[′in·jə·rē]
(medicine)
A structural or functional stress or trauma that induces a pathologic process.
Damage resulting from the stress.
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No patients met the criteria for severe drug-induced liver injury (Hy's Law) in the study.
Causes, clinical features, and outcomes from a prospective study of drug-Induced liver injury in the United States 'abstract].
Burden of antituberculosis and antiretroviral drug-induced liver injury at a secondary hospital in South Africa.
8220;Innovative approaches to researching drug-induced liver injury, like those being used by The Hamner Institutes, are critical to understanding this serious adverse drug event,” said Dr.
Acute hepatitis E infection accounts for some cases of suspected drug-induced liver injury.
Our findings suggest that this therapy could be a clinically viable strategy for treating patients with drug-induced liver injury," said Suraj Patel, a postdoctoral researcher in the Center for Engineering in Medicine at MGH and the study's lead author.
Drug-induced liver injury is a potential complication of many medications because the liver is central to the metabolic disposition of most drugs.
16) found circulating miRNAs to be useful as potential biomarkers of drug-induced liver injury in animal models; however, the diagnostic value of circulating miRNAs in patients remains undefined.
Drug toxicity, and drug-induced liver injury in particular, is a major reason for failures in clinical trials and for the withdrawal of previously approved drugs from the market.
Diagnosis, management and prevention of drug-induced liver injury.
Drug-induced liver injury associated with the use of nonnucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitors.

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