Bacterial translocation in the portal-hypertensive rat: Studies in basal conditions and on exposure to hemorrhagic shock Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bacterial Physiological Phenomena
  • Hypertension, Portal
  • Shock, Hemorrhagic

abstract

  • Portal hypertension promotes bacterial translocation, especially in relationship to acute hemorrhage. These findings may, in part, explain the susceptibility of patients with liver disease to sepsis of enteric origin.

publication date

  • January 1993

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8500732

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1722

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 104

number

  • 6