The effect on survival of thoracic duct ligation in experimental peritonitis

Aydin M., Guler O., Yigit M., Ugras S., Bozkurt H.

HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, cilt.46, sa.25, ss.308-311, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 46 Konu: 25
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.308-311


BACKGROUND/AIMS: It has been shown that systemic bacteremia and endotoxemia in peritonitis is mainly related to lymphatic transport via the thoracic duct. This study was performed to investigate the effect on mortality of thoracic duct ligation in experimental peritonitis.