Effects of Various Antioxidants on Rat Lung Tissue During Chemotherapy: Electron Microscopic Study


Yazici G. N. , GÜRGEN S. G. , SUNAR M., ELMAS Ç.

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.32, no.3, pp.403-408, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2021.91
  • Journal Name: GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, Academic Search Premier
  • Page Numbers: pp.403-408

Abstract

Objectives: This study uses transmission electron microscopy technique to investigate the efficacy of different antioxidants (such as ascorbic acid, alphatocopherol and selenium) in repairing or reversing lung damage caused by the possible adverse effects of the chemotherapy (cyclophosphamide) application on the lung tissue of the subjects.