The Efficacy of N-acetylcysteine Against Renal Oxidative Stress After Extracorporeal Shock Wave Treatment: An Experimental Rat Model


Baba D., Cam K. , ŞENOĞLU Y., Yuksel A., ERDEM H., Basaran E.

JOURNAL OF UROLOGICAL SURGERY, vol.7, no.1, pp.8-15, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jus.galenos.2019.2941
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF UROLOGICAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.8-15

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate effects of renal extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) on plasma Oxidative Stress index (OSI) and to observe histopathological alterations in an experimental model. Secondly, protective role of N-acetylcysteine (NAC) was investigated.