Octreotide prevents postoperative adhesion formation by suppressing peritoneal myeloperoxidase activity


Alatas E., Gunal O., Alatas O. , Colak O.

HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.47, no.34, pp.1034-1036, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 34
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Title of Journal : HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1034-1036

Abstract

Background/Aims: Despite a great deal of effort to prevent the adhesion formation, an ideal therapy or drug remains to be identified. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of octreotide on adhesion prevention and neutrophil infiltration.