Hyperthermic and endocrine effects of intravenous prostaglandin administration in the pig.

Experimentally induced fever is accompanied by a variety of hormonal changes, and there is evidence to suggest that some of these responses may be mediated by prostaglandins. However, little is known about the endocrine effects of peripherally administered prostaglandins, especially in domesticated species. In this study, the effects of intravenous… (More)