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Healing process in anastomosis of homologous venous grafts preserved in glutaraldehyde implanted aorta of rabbits
(International Angiology, 2003-06-01) [Artigo]
Aim. Autologous vein (AV) is sometimes not suitable or present for a vascular restoration. Homologous vein preserved in glutaraldehyde may be an alternative to AV, but little is yet known about this graft and its healing ...
Anesthesia of fish with benzocaine does not interfere with comet assay results
(Mutation Research: Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 2003-01-10) [Artigo]
Fish blood erythrocytes are frequently used as sentinels in biomonitoring studies. Usually, fish blood is collected by painful cardiac or caudal vein punctures. Previous anesthesia could decrease animal suffering but it ...
Comparison of synthetic hydroxyapatite and porous polyethylene implants in eviscerated rabbit eyes
(Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2003-03-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: Synthetic hydroxyapatite and porous polyethylene (Polipore) spheres were placed in rabbits' eviscerated cavities to evaluate tissue reaction and volume maintenance.Methods. Fifty-six Norfolk albino rabbits underwent ...
Orbital solitary fibrous tumor: Report of two cases and literature review
(Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology, 2003-07-01) [Artigo]
Background: Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) is a rare, benign, and very uncommon lesion in the orbit. Because of its complex and variable clinical and histological appearance the SIFT is often misdiagnosed.Cases: Two new cases ...
Dietary components may prevent mutation-related diseases in humans
(Mutation Research-reviews In Mutation Research, 2003-11-01) [Artigo]
Since it is not always possible to reduce human exposure to mutagens, attempts have been directed to identify potential antimutagens and anticarcinogens for use in protecting the population against environmental disease. ...
Decreased oxidative stress in patients with ulcerative colitis supplemented with fish oil omega-3 fatty acids
(Nutrition, 2003-10-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: the potential pathogenicity of free radicals may have a pivotal role in ulcerative colitis. Fish oil omega-3 fatty acids exert anti-inflammatory effects on patients with ulcerative colitis (UC), but the precise ...