Corpus ID: 12337014

[Biochemical changes in rats under the influence of cesium chloride].

  title={[Biochemical changes in rats under the influence of cesium chloride].},
  author={N. M. Mel'nykova and O. V. Iermishev},
  journal={Ukrains'kyi biokhimichnyi zhurnal},
  volume={85 2},
Cesium is lately accumulated actively in the environment, but its influence on human and animal organism is the least studied among heavy metals. It is shown that the action of cesium chloride in rats caused significant changes in blood chemistry, which are characterized by a decrease of total protein content, pH, an increase in the level of urea, creatinine, glucose and total hemoglobin. The results showed that potassium content in all the studied organs and tissues of poisoned rats decreases… Expand