Absorption, Enterohepatic Circulation, and Fecal Excretion of Toxicants

J. B. Watkins, C. D. Klaassen

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This chapter describes the processes of intestinal absorption, enterohepatic circulation, uptake into, and transport out of, enterocytes and hepatocytes, and fecal excretion. Specific sections discuss the mechanisms and transport proteins that are involved in the transmembrane movement of endogenous and xenobiotic substances.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationGastrointestinal Toxicology
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9780080468686
StatePublished - Aug 12 2010

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  • Medicine(all)

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