[Effect of chronic alcoholism on the state of the microcirculatory bed of the myocardium].

@article{Tsyplenkova1988EffectOC,
  title={[Effect of chronic alcoholism on the state of the microcirculatory bed of the myocardium].},
  author={Valerie G. Tsyplenkova},
  journal={Biulleten' eksperimental'noi biologii i meditsiny},
  year={1988},
  volume={106 7},
  pages={112-5}
}
Ultrastructure of myocardial capillaries of rats was studied in cases of chronic alcohol intoxication, experimental alcoholic cardiomyopathy (ACM) and its correction with antioxidants (vitamin E, dibunol). Alterations in the microcirculatory bed were similar in all groups of animals irrespective of disturbances in cardiomyocytes. Cardiomyocyte ultrastructure was improved after treatment with antioxidants, but capillary bed was the same as in untreated animals. High dibunol doses caused the… CONTINUE READING