Chronic Liver Failure: Mechanisms and Management (Clinical Gastroenterology) (Hardcover)

Chronic Liver Failure: Mechanisms and Management (Clinical Gastroenterology) By Pere Ginès (Editor), Patrick S. Kamath (Editor), Vicente Arroyo (Editor) Cover Image

Chronic Liver Failure: Mechanisms and Management (Clinical Gastroenterology) (Hardcover)

By Pere Ginès (Editor), Patrick S. Kamath (Editor), Vicente Arroyo (Editor)

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Product Details ISBN: 9781607618652
ISBN-10: 1607618656
Publisher: Humana
Publication Date: November 3rd, 2010
Pages: 590
Language: English
Series: Clinical Gastroenterology