Amelioration of sepsis-induced hepatic and ileal injury in rats by the leukotriene receptor blocker montelukast


Sener G. , Sehirli O., Cetinel S., Ercan F. , Yuksel M., Gedik N., ...More

PROSTAGLANDINS LEUKOTRIENES AND ESSENTIAL FATTY ACIDS, vol.73, no.6, pp.453-462, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.plefa.2005.07.008
  • Title of Journal : PROSTAGLANDINS LEUKOTRIENES AND ESSENTIAL FATTY ACIDS
  • Page Numbers: pp.453-462

Abstract

Background. Sepsis is a generalized inflammatory response, which involves organ systems remote from the locus of the initial infectious insult, involves the release of cytokines and the subsequent formation of reactive oxygen and nitrogen species.