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 language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Acta Chirurgica Scandinavica|
|State||Published - 1974|
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