NBAS mutations cause acute liver failure: when acetaminophen is not a culprit

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BACKGROUND Pediatric acute-liver-failure due to acetaminophen (APAP) administration at therapeutic dosage is rare, while viral infections and metabolic defects are the prevalent causes. Yet, as acetaminophen is routinely used in febrile illnesses, it may be mistakenly held responsible for the acute liver damage. CASE PRESENTATION An 11 month old boy had… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13052-017-0406-4

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