Long-Term Ethanol Consumption Leadsto Lung Tissue Oxidative Stress and Injury

@inproceedings{Das2010LongTermEC,
  title={Long-Term Ethanol Consumption Leadsto Lung Tissue Oxidative Stress and Injury},
  author={Subir Kumar Das and Sukhes Mukherjee},
  booktitle={Oxidative medicine and cellular longevity},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Alcohol abuse is a systemic disorder. The deleterious health effects of alcohol consumption may result in irreversible organ damage. By contrast, there currently is little evidence for the toxicity of chronic alcohol use on lung tissue. Hence, in this study we investigated long term effects of ethanol in the lung. RESULTS Though body weight of rats increased significantly with duration of exposure compared to its initial weight, but there was no significant change in relative… CONTINUE READING
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