Mechanism of intestinal adaptation in rats with acute renal failure.

@article{Kojima1985MechanismOI,
  title={Mechanism of intestinal adaptation in rats with acute renal failure.},
  author={Takatsugu Kojima and Toshio Kobayashi and Yohnosuke Kobayashi},
  journal={Experimental pathology},
  year={1985},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={151-5}
}
Acute renal failure (ARF) was experimentally induced in rats and the specific activity of mucosal Na-K-ATPase activity in segments of the small intestine and colon was measured. Bilateral nephrectomy (BN) resulted in a significant evaluation of the enzyme activity in all segments examined. With an additional procedure of adrenalectomy (BN + Ax), the enzyme… CONTINUE READING