Khat-associated hepatitis

Forbes, Malcolm P., Raj, Ashok S., Martin, Jennifer, Lampe, Guy and Powell, Elizabeth E. (2013) Khat-associated hepatitis. Medical Journal of Australia, 199 7: 498-499. doi:10.5694/mja13.10951

Author Forbes, Malcolm P.
Raj, Ashok S.
Martin, Jennifer
Lampe, Guy
Powell, Elizabeth E.
Title Khat-associated hepatitis
Journal name Medical Journal of Australia   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0025-729X
Publication date 2013-10-01
Year available 2013
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.5694/mja13.10951
Open Access Status
Volume 199
Issue 7
Start page 498
End page 499
Total pages 2
Place of publication Strawberry Hills, NSW Australia
Publisher Australasian Medical Publishing Company Pty Ltd
Language eng
Abstract We report a case of khat-associated hepatitis in a 32-year-old Somali man living in Australia. This is the first case of hepatoxicity related to khat ingestion reported in Australia.
Keyword Liver Disease
Q-Index Code CX
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status UQ

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Sub-type: Article (original research)
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