Diclofenac-Induced Gastric Mucosal Fluorescence in Rats

  title={Diclofenac-Induced Gastric Mucosal Fluorescence in Rats},
  author={Hirofumi Matsui and Yasushii Murata and Fumiyoshi Kobayashi and Reiko Shiba and Kenjiro Momo and Yoshifusa Kondo and Akira Nakahara and Hiroshi Muto},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
We previously reported that the gastric mucosa emits fluorescence of porphyrins at the onset of gastric lesions induced by hemorrhagic shock. In this study, we investigated whether the fluorescent substance concerns with the gastric mucosal injuries induced by diflofenac, a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID). In the gastric mucosa treated with… CONTINUE READING