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Experimental mercury-induced glomerulonephritis

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Pelletier, L., Hirsch, F., Rossert, J. et al. Experimental mercury-induced glomerulonephritis. Springer Semin Immunopathol 9, 359–369 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00197214

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