Effect of nitric oxide on the hypoglycaemic phase of endotoxaemia

Engin A., Zemheri M., Bukan N. , Memis L.

ANZ JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.76, no.6, pp.512-517, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 76 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2006.03763.x
  • Title of Journal : ANZ JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.512-517


Depletion of liver glycogen stores and subsequent hypoglycaemia is one of the unresolved features in endotoxaemia. The aim of this study was to elucidate the effect of L-arginine treatment on the glucose requirement and impending liver damage during the hypoglycaemic period of endotoxaemia.