Trimetazidine reduces the degree of fibrosis in alkali burns of the esophagus


Yukselen V., Karaoglu A., Yenisey C., Tuncyurek M., Ozutemiz O.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.40, no.3, pp.505-509, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2004.11.036
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.505-509

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy of trimetazidine (TMZ), an antioxidant agent, on the prevention of stricture development after esophageal caustic injuries in rat.