[Lymphocyte subpopulations and surgery. The role of postoperative parenteral nutrition].

The effects of LCT-based lipid emulsions used in TPN on immune system remains controversial. In this prospective study we research the effects of three types of TPN on T-lymphocyte subsets and NK cells. 21 patients diagnosed because of upper gastrointestinal carcinoma (UGIC), and amenable of curative surgery were included in the study. TPN support was… CONTINUE READING