Prostanoid imbalance in experimental acute necrotizing pancreatitis in rats.

@article{Ooijen1988ProstanoidII,
  title={Prostanoid imbalance in experimental acute necrotizing pancreatitis in rats.},
  author={Bart van Ooijen and Wil J. Kort and Freek J. Zijlstra and J. Eric Vincent and John P. Wilson and D. L. Westbroek},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology},
  year={1988},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={193-8}
}
In an investigation of the pathogenesis of acute necrotizing pancreatitis (ANP) the plasma levels of TXB2, 6-keto-PGF1 alpha, and PGE2 were measured in rats. After induction of ANP by injection of 5% sodium taurocholate into the pancreatic duct, a marked increase in TXB2 levels and a slight increase in 6-keto-PGF 1 alpha levels were found. PGE2 levels… CONTINUE READING