Corpus ID: 42850502

[Effect of alcohol on organ microcirculation: its relation to hepatic, pancreatic and gastrointestinal diseases due to alcohol].

@article{Horie2001EffectOA,
  title={[Effect of alcohol on organ microcirculation: its relation to hepatic, pancreatic and gastrointestinal diseases due to alcohol].},
  author={Y. Horie and H. Ishii},
  journal={Nihon Arukoru Yakubutsu Igakkai zasshi = Japanese journal of alcohol studies \& drug dependence},
  year={2001},
  volume={36 5},
  pages={
          471-85
        }
}
  • Y. Horie, H. Ishii
  • Published 2001
  • Medicine
  • Nihon Arukoru Yakubutsu Igakkai zasshi = Japanese journal of alcohol studies & drug dependence
Although alcohol is well recognized as a systemic toxin, the enteric manifestations of alcohol abuse have only recently begun to be elucidated at the cellular and microvascular levels. Since the microvascular mechanism of the toxicity of alcohol has progressively been revealed, clinical applications of this research field should increase the availability of therapeutic options for alcohol-induced injuries of liver, pancreas and gastrointestinal (GI) tract. A high concentration of ethanol… Expand