Pulmonary injury at the anhepatic phase without veno-venous bypass in portal hypertensive rats.

@article{Zhao2016PulmonaryIA,
  title={Pulmonary injury at the anhepatic phase without veno-venous bypass in portal hypertensive rats.},
  author={Xin Zhao and Qiang Zeng and Guijun Ren and Jinglin Cao and Jian Dou and Qingjun Gao},
  journal={Clinical and experimental hypertension},
  year={2016},
  volume={38 7},
  pages={624-630}
}
OBJECTIVE In order to understand the characterization and evolution of pulmonary injury, a portal hypertension rat model was used to imitate the anhepatic phase during standard orthotopic liver transplantation without veno-venous bypass. METHODS In this study, 135 healthy male Wistar rats were selected; in which 15 rats were assigned in the normal control… CONTINUE READING