Treatment of active chronic hepatitis with 6—mercaptopurine (III) The therapeutic dosis of 6—mercaptopurine in relation to the effect on the metabolism of serum albumin and hepatic dna synthesis

The western district of Tottori prefecture is relatively frequently contaminated with Weil 's disease. We have encountered 5 fatal cases of this disease during lately 2 months and all have been autopsied. Here we describe the liver functions and pathological changes of the liver in those 5 and 7 additional cases hi therto observed. In all 12 cases, 9 were… CONTINUE READING