Aspirin Hepatitis

Preston Zucker, Fredric Daum, Michael I. Cohen

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Adverse reactions to aspirin, a potentially hepatotoxic drug, are believed to be dose related. This article reviews the medical literature and describes two children with aspirin hepatitis. Hepatic dysfunction recurred in one of these patients at salicylate concentrations in serum previously considered nontoxic.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1433-1434
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Diseases of Children
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1975


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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