[Changes in the kallikrein-kinin system and lipid peroxidation in patients with diffuse peritonitis, complicated by adult respiratory distress syndrome].

The authors present results of their investigation of the state of kallikrein-kinin system (KKS) and lipid peroxidation (LP) in blood of 22 patients operated upon for acute diffuse peritonitis as a complication of different surgical diseases. In 8 patients who later died the respiratory distress-syndrome of adults (RDSA) developed at the early postoperative… CONTINUE READING