Doxorubicin for prevention of epineurial fibrosis in a rat sciatic nerve model: outcome based on gross postsurgical, histopathological, and ultrastructural findings Laboratory investigation
JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY-SPINE, vol.12, no.3, pp.327-333, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY-SPINE
Object. Epineural fibrosis may complicate peripheral nerve surgeries and currently is considered as one of the main factors responsible for failed surgeries. The authors investigated the postoperative antiscarring effects of topically applied doxorubicin (DXR) on rat sciatic nerves.