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Therapeutic Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Chronic Kidney Disease-Associated Pruritus: a Literature Review

Yunes Panahi 1, Simin Dashti-Khavidaki 2, Farahnoosh Farnood 3, Hamid Noshad 3, Mahsa Lotfi 4, Afshin Gharekhani 5 *

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