Local intramural delivery of L-arginine enhances nitric oxide generation and inhibits lesion formation after balloon angioplasty Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty, Balloon
  • Arginine
  • Iliac Artery
  • Nitric Oxide

abstract

  • A single intramural administration of L-arginine enhances vascular NO generation and inhibits lesion formation. Local augmentation of NO production at the site of balloon angioplasty may be a novel strategy to prevent restenosis.

publication date

  • April 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9107174

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1863

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 95

number

  • 7