Changes in immune-endocrine response after surgery.

  title={Changes in immune-endocrine response after surgery.},
  author={Hitoshi Yamauchi and Eiji Kobayashi and Tsuyoshi Yoshida and Hirokazu Kiyozaki and Yasuo Hozumi and R Kohiyama and Yoshihisa Suminaga and Ikunosuke Sakurabayashi and Akio Fujimura and Michio Miyata},
  volume={10 7},
The authors evaluated the relationship between hormonal and cytokine responses after surgery. Patients who underwent thoracic oesophagectomy (O group; n = 7), pulmonary lobectomy (P group; n = 5), modified mastectomy (M group; n = 5) and laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC group; n = 7), were randomly selected. Circulating neutrophil and lymphocyte numbers were assayed. Changes in the concentration of the hormones [adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH), cortisol, and antidiuretic hormone (ADH)] and… CONTINUE READING


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