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Indian Childhood Cirrhosis: A Disappearing Evil

Nishtha Ahuja, Suvradeep Mitra, Uma Nahar Saikia, Sadhna Lal, Sanjay Jain, Savita Attri

Citation Information : Ahuja N, Mitra S, Saikia UN, Lal S, Jain S, Attri S. Indian Childhood Cirrhosis: A Disappearing Evil. J Postgrad Med Edu Res 2024; 58 (1):43-52.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10028-1656

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 06-02-2024

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2024; The Author(s).


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