Effect of hemostatic agents in canine gastric serosal blood vessels.

@article{Whittle1991EffectOH,
  title={Effect of hemostatic agents in canine gastric serosal blood vessels.},
  author={T J Whittle and Choichi Sugawa and Charles E. Lucas and Anna M Ledgerwood and Zhi Guan and D E Grabow and Ryuji Nakamura and Mihir Raval},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={1991},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={305-9}
}
The efficacy of various sclerotherapeutic agents in the control of acute bleeding, via subserosal injection, was assessed in 10 dogs. Blood flow rate (BFR) from severed gastric serosal vessels (diameter, 1.6 to 2.2 mm) was measured for 3 min (ml/min) for a control group and the agent used. The agents tested were 5 ml of normal saline (NS), 5 ml of 3% hypertonic saline (HS), 5 ml of 1:10,000 epinephrine in NS, 5 ml of 1:10,000 epinephrine/HS, 5 ml of 1:20,000 epinephrine/HS, 2 ml of old thrombin… CONTINUE READING