Effects of glucagon on systemic and splanchnic circulation in conscious rats with biliary cirrhosis.

Abstract

To elucidate the relationship between the haemodynamic changes and glucagon in cirrhosis, we infused physiologic and supraphysiologic doses of this hormone in conscious rats with portal hypertension due to biliary cirrhosis. Cardiac output and splanchnic organ blood flows were measured by the radioactive microsphere method before and 30 min after glucagon… (More)

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@article{Cerini1989EffectsOG, title={Effects of glucagon on systemic and splanchnic circulation in conscious rats with biliary cirrhosis.}, author={Raimondo Cerini and Arun Koshy and Antoine Hadengue and S. S. Lee and Ph. Garnier and Didier Lebrec}, journal={Journal of hepatology}, year={1989}, volume={9 1}, pages={69-74} }