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Effect of Erdosteine on Cyclosporine Induced Chronic Nephrotoxicity

Carlo Briguori 1 , * and Gerolama Condorelli 2
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1 laboratory of Interventional Cardiology and Department of Cardiology, Clinica Mediterranea, Naples, Italy
2 Department of Cellular and Molecular Biology and Pathology, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
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  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: March 01, 2012, 4 (2); 487-488
  • Published Online: March 1, 2012
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: October 11, 2011
  • Revised: October 15, 2011
  • Accepted: October 26, 2011
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.2694

To Cite: Briguori C, Condorelli G. Effect of Erdosteine on Cyclosporine Induced Chronic Nephrotoxicity, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2012 ; 4(2):487-488. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.2694.

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