Effects of intracisternal glucose or insulin injections on glucose homeostasis in cat.


The injection of glucose (100 mg) into the cisterna magna of intact anesthetized cats elicited immediate glycosuria and natriuresis without significant changes in blood glucose concentration. Immunoreactive insulin (IRI) increased 140% in plasma, and Na+ concentration decreased in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). After kidney denervation there was a significant… (More)


  • Presentations referencing similar topics