Beth Liston

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Acetaminophen overdose

I. What every physician needs to know. Acetaminophen is a common toxic ingestion, resulting in over 400 deaths from fulminant hepatic failure in the United States each year. This ubiquitous over-the counter analgesic has been found to be safe in daily ingestions of less than 4gm daily. However, larger ingestions can be deadly, resulting in…

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