Effects of quercetin and surgicel for preventing adhesions after gynecological surgery: A rat uterine horn model


Guney G., Kaya C., Oto G., YILDIRIM S., Özdemir H., Tokmak A.

JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY RESEARCH, vol.43, no.1, pp.179-184, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/jog.13185
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.179-184
  • Keywords: Focal Adhesions, Inflammation, Pelvic Pain, Quercetin, Surgicel (R), EXPRESSION, REDUCTION, MEMBRANE, EFFICACY, AGENTS

Abstract

AimPostoperative pelvic adhesions are significant health care problems causing chronic pelvic pain, infertility and intestinal obstruction after abdominal or pelvic surgery. We investigated the effects of quercetin and Surgicel for the prevention of adhesions after gynecological surgery.