Portal pressure change after injection on bradykinin and vasopressin in celiac and superior mesenteric artery

A. Lunderquist, Ulf Tylen, C. Norryd

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Abstract

Portal vein pressure was recorded in 16 patients following the injection of bradykinin into the superior mesenteric artery and a 55% increase in the pressure was noted. A 24% reduction in portal vein pressure was recorded in 6 patients where vasopressin was injected into the celiac artery and in 5 patients where the drug was injected into the superior mesenteric artery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)214-216
Number of pages3
JournalActa Chirurgica Scandinavica
Volume140
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1974
Externally publishedYes

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