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drug-induced hepatitis

Sunday 25 January 2004

drug hepatotoxicity, chemically induced hepatotoxicity

Exemples

- halothane halothane-induced hepatitis
- tienilic acid tienilic acid-induced hepatitis
- dihydralazine dihydralazine-induced hepatitis
- anticonvulsants anticonvulsant-induced hepatitis
- checkpoint inhibitor-induced hepatitis

According to lesional syndromes

- acute drug-induced hepatitis
- chronic drug-induced hepatitis
- cholestatic drug-induced hepatitis (see drug-induced cholestasis )

Differential diagnosis

-  viral hepatitis

See also

- hepatitis / Hepatitis

References

- Histological patterns in drug-induced liver disease. Ramachandran R, Kakar S. J Clin Pathol. 2009 Jun;62(6):481-92. PMID: 19474352

- Kaplowitz N. Idiosyncratic drug hepatotoxicity. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2005 Jun;4(6):489-99. PMID: 15931258

- Lee WM. Drug-induced hepatotoxicity. N Engl J Med. 2003 Jul 31;349(5):474-85. PMID: 12890847

- Mehendale HM, Roth RA, Gandolfi AJ, Klaunig JE, Lemasters JJ, Curtis LR. Novel mechanisms in chemically induced hepatotoxicity. FASEB J. 1994 Dec;8(15):1285-95. PMID: 8001741