Sandra P. Kirkham

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Fingertip skin wrinkling after prolonged immersion in water is a well-recognized phenomenon, whereas a denervated digit does not exhibit normal skin wrinkling while a finger with a regenerated or repaired nerve shows at least partial reappearance of wrinkling. This is the basis for the bedside immersion-wrinkling test of autonomic digital nerve function.(More)
The effects of three atrial natriuretic peptides (ANPs) have been tested for their ability to increase ion transport in muscle-stripped and intact preparations of rat colon. Anaritide (fragment 4-28 of human ANP), human ANP and rat atriopeptin III had no effect on short-circuit current in muscle-stripped preparations. Such insensitivity could not be(More)
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