Does tourniquet application alter the nitrergic responses of rabbit corpus cavernosum penis?


Bozkurt N. B. , Moralioglu S., Vural I. M. , Sarioglu Y., Pekiner C.

WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.26, no.2, pp.191-196, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00345-007-0233-0
  • Journal Name: WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.191-196
  • Keywords: penile tourniquet, rabbit, nitrergic responses, ischemia, NITRIC-OXIDE, SMOOTH-MUSCLE, IN-VITRO, HYPOSPADIAS, REPAIR, RELAXATION
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective To investigate the effects of short and long periods of tourniquet application on corporal nerves, endothelium and smooth muscle responses.