Inflammatory response during abdominal and thyroid surgery: a prospective clinical trial on mediator release.

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Several studies have been demonstrated that endotoxin is a potent stimulus of the acute inflammatory response following traumatic injury. Although numerous studies have indicated that the extent of surgical intervention correlates well with the inflammatory response, the potential role of endotoxin as a trigger under those conditions still remains unknown… (More)

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@article{Boelke2001InflammatoryRD, title={Inflammatory response during abdominal and thyroid surgery: a prospective clinical trial on mediator release.}, author={Edwin Boelke and Peter Michael Jehle and M. Graf and Andreas Baier and Heide Wiedeck and Gerald Steinbach and Mike Storck and Karine Orth}, journal={Shock}, year={2001}, volume={16 5}, pages={334-9} }