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Revista de Gastroenterología del Perú

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VILDOZOLA G, Herman; VARGAS C, Gloria  and  TAKANO M, Juan. Viral Hepatitis A over imposed on chronic hepatic damage due to tamoxifen. Rev. gastroenterol. Perú [online]. 2007, vol.27, n.1, pp.67-71. ISSN 1022-5129.

A case of Hepatitis A is reported in a patient prescribed tamoxifen after surgery for breast cancer and taking tamoxifen 20 mg/day for two and a half years. Documented is the indirect development of Hepatitis A and tamoxifen-induced hepatic damage.

Keywords : Hepatitis A; Tamoxifen; heptotoxicity.

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