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|Title||:||Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease|
|Author||:||Mark Feldman, Lawrence S. Friedman, Lawrence J. Brandt|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2015-01-01|