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Hepatology. A Textbook of Liver Disease

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Second edition. Two volumes. Edited by Zakim David, Boyer Thomas D.. . 1568 pages. W.B. Saunders Company; , Philadelphia: 1990.. $225.00.

Ann Intern Med. 1990;113(3):259. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-113-3-259_2
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The new edition of Hepatology is considerably revised and updated. The content has been expanded through the rewriting of most of the chapters and by the addition of new contributors and several new chapters that are based on achievements in basic and clinical hepatology research done after publication of the first edition. Now in two volumes, the second edition is indeed more comprehensive, authoritative, and useful to readers than the previous one.

The first volume covers liver physiology, biochemistry, abnormal hepatic functions and manifestations, and then their evaluation. A new chapter, "Receptor-Mediated Endocytosis Mechanisms: Biologic Function and Molecular Properties," is


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