[The effect of high-altitude hypoxia on the lesser circulation in rats].

@article{Mazhbich1989TheEO,
  title={[The effect of high-altitude hypoxia on the lesser circulation in rats].},
  author={B. I. Mazhbich and K S Umarov and A Kh Shandaulov and Olga M. Razumnikova and E T Kozhamkulov},
  journal={Fiziologicheskii zhurnal SSSR imeni I. M. Sechenova},
  year={1989},
  volume={75 12},
  pages={1718-24}
}
During ten-month stay at 3200 m altitude in the Tien Shan mountains a significant increase of systolic pressure and practically unchanged diastolic one in pulmonary artery were recorded in rats. A redistribution of the blood flow and volume occurred. An increased oxygen blood capacity was maintained through an elevated hemoglobin content in erythrocytes and… CONTINUE READING