The ameliorating effect of melatonin on protamine sulfate induced bladder injury and its relationship to interstitial cystitis


Cetinel S., Ercan F. , Sirvanci S. , Sehirli O., Ersoy Y., San T., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, cilt.169, ss.1564-1568, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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Purpose: The pineal hormone melatonin was recently shown to have free radical scavenging ability and it reduces lipid peroxidation. In this morphological study we investigated the effects of melatonin on protamine sulfate (Sigma Chemical Co., St. Louis, Missouri) induced bladder injury.