Intravenous infusion of mesenteric lymph from severe intraperitoneal infection rats causes lung injury in healthy rats.

AIM To investigate whether mesenteric lymph from rats with severe intraperitoneal infection (SII) induces lung injury in healthy rats. METHODS Twenty adult male specific pathogen-free Wistar rats were divided into two groups. Animals in the SII group received intraperitoneal injection of Escherichia coli (E. coli) at a dose of 0.3 mL/100 g. Control rats… CONTINUE READING