Acute effects of pentobarbital-anaesthesia on bile secretion.


Male Wistar rats were equipped with permanent catheters in the bile duct and the duodenum under ether anaesthesia, at least seven days before the experiments. By this technique, the enterohepatic circulation can be interrupted for bile collection without direct surgical intervention. 14C-Pentobarbital (26.6 mumole/100 g body wt) was injected… (More)