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Acute Renal Failure from Adulteration of Milk with Melamine

Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA

Received 8 October 2008; Revised 9 October 2008; Accepted 9 October 2008

Academic Editor: Graham V. Lees

Copyright © 2008 Vincent L. Yang and Daniel Batlle.

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