Renal control of cephalic and intestinal removal of glucagon in the anesthetized dog.

@article{Loly1984RenalCO,
  title={Renal control of cephalic and intestinal removal of glucagon in the anesthetized dog.},
  author={J. Loly and Alfred S. Luyckx and P. Lefebvre},
  journal={Hormone and metabolic research = Hormon- und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones et metabolisme},
  year={1984},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={308-10}
}
The extraction of plasma glucagon during intravenous infusion of exogenous hormone has been measured in the head, gastrointestinal tract or kidney of dogs submitted to binephrectomy or to sham surgery. A significant glucagon extraction was demonstrated not only in the kidney, but also in the head and in the portal area; moreover, plasma glucagon extraction by the head and by the bowel were significantly reduced, after binephrectomy, by 55 and 46 per cent, respectively. Changes in blood flow are… CONTINUE READING