Splenectomy reduces remote organ damage after intestinal ischaemia-reperfusion injury


Savas C. , OZOGUL C., KARAÖZ E., DELIBAS N., OZGUNER F.

ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA, vol.103, no.3, pp.315-320, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 103 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00015458.2003.11679431
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.315-320

Abstract

Purpose : In this study, we aimed to reduce mononuclear phagocytic system (MFS) cells with splenectomy and investigate its preventive effects on lung, liver, and kidney ultrastructure and free radical generation after intestinal ischaemia-reperfusion (IIR).