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Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology
Volume 19 (2005), Issue 3, Pages 147-151
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2005/470863
Original Article

Thiopurine Methyltransferase Enzyme Activity Determination before Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease with Azathioprine: Effect on Cost and Adverse Events

Farzana A Sayani,1 Connie Prosser,2 Robert J Bailey,1 Philip Jacobs,3 and Richard N Fedorak1

1Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
3Department of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Received 26 August 2004; Accepted 3 January 2005

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How to Cite this Article

Farzana A Sayani, Connie Prosser, Robert J Bailey, Philip Jacobs, and Richard N Fedorak, “Thiopurine Methyltransferase Enzyme Activity Determination before Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease with Azathioprine: Effect on Cost and Adverse Events,” Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 147-151, 2005. doi:10.1155/2005/470863