3-Methylindole-induced pulmonary injury in lambs. A comparison with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).

@article{Ulvund19843MethylindoleinducedPI,
  title={3-Methylindole-induced pulmonary injury in lambs. A comparison with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).},
  author={Martha J. Ulvund},
  journal={Nordisk veterinaermedicin},
  year={1984},
  volume={36 7-8},
  pages={
          253-8
        }
}
Five to six month-old lambs of two different Norwegian breeds (Dala and Rygja) were dosed with 3-methyl indole (3MI) and DL-tryptophan (DL-T), and examined clinically, hematologically and post mortem. Results were compared with the findings in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS), a condition of acute dyspnea occurring in 5-6 month-old lambs (of Dala and Spael breeds) after they have been moved from mountain pastures onto lush aftermath in September. The results show that such young… CONTINUE READING