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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 510536, 4 pages
Cholangiographic Features in Opium-Addicted Patients at a Tertiary Hospital in Iran
Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Received 10 April 2012; Accepted 24 September 2012
Academic Editor: Dan L. Dumitrascu
Copyright © 2012 Amir Houshang Mohammad Alizadeh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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