Histopathologic and electron microscopic studies on the acute toxicity of ochratoxin A in rats.

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Ochratoxin A was given by gavage to male rats. Moribund and dead animals were necropsied, and the surviving rats, including the controls, were killed 48 hours after dosing. Many of the principal rats were moribund, or began dying, within 12 to 24 hours after dosing. Lesions suggestive of disseminated intravascular coagulation were seen by light microscopy… (More)

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@article{Albassam1987HistopathologicAE, title={Histopathologic and electron microscopic studies on the acute toxicity of ochratoxin A in rats.}, author={Mudher A Albassam and Siew Yong and R. Bhatnagar and A. K. Sharma and M. G. Prior}, journal={Veterinary pathology}, year={1987}, volume={24 5}, pages={427-35} }