Med Sci Monit 2003; 9(2): 83-85
Available online: 2003-05-20
Toxic hepatitis is considered as rare in childhood,probably because children contrary to adults don ’t have associated risk factors,such as viral hepatitis or alcohol. The metabolism of xenobiotics in the liver,mechanism of hepatotoxicity as well as several most frequent hepatotoxic drugs has been disscused.
Keywords: toxic hepatitis, hepatotoxicity