The efficacy of polidocanol in pleurodesis in rats

Cetin B., Kockaya E. A. , Atalay C., Akay M., Cetin A.

SURGERY TODAY, cilt.33, sa.9, ss.688-692, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2003
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00595-003-2578-3
  • Dergi Adı: SURGERY TODAY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.688-692


Purpose. Pleurodesis is used to treat pleural effusions, and a number of agents with varying degrees of efficacy and systemic toxicity have been trialed. This study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy and systemic toxicity of polidocanol in pleurodesis.