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Effects of large dose of dexamethasone on inflammatory mediators and pancreatic cell apoptosis of rats with severe acute pancreatitis.

Authors
  • Zhang, Xi-Ping1
  • Chen, Li
  • Hu, Qi-Fang
  • Tian, Hua
  • Xu, Ru-Jun
  • Wang, Zhi-Wei
  • Wang, Ke-Yi
  • Cheng, Qi-Hui
  • Yan, Wei
  • Li, Yun
  • Li, Qing-Yu
  • He, Qing
  • Wang, Fei
  • 1 Department of General Surgery, Hangzhou First People's Hospital, 261 Huansha Road, Hangzhou 310006, Zhejiang Province, China. [email protected]
Type
Published Article
Journal
World Journal of Gastroenterology
Publisher
Baishideng Publishing Group Co
Publication Date
Nov 07, 2007
Volume
13
Issue
41
Pages
5506–5511
Identifiers
PMID: 17907297
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The mechanism of dexamethasone treatment in acute pancreatitis is related to its inhibition of inflammatory mediator generation and induction of pancreatic acinar cell apoptosis.

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