volume 66, issue 6, P1061-1066 2011
DOI: 10.1590/s1807-59322011000600024
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Abstract: OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study was to evaluate the involvement of peripheral nitric oxide (NO) in vagotomy-induced pulmonary edema by verifying whether the nitric oxide synthases (NOS), constitutive (cNOS) and inducible (iNOS), participate in this mechanism.INTRODUCTION:It has been proposed that vagotomy induces neurogenic pulmonary edema or intensifies the edema of other etiologies.METHODS:Control and vagotomized rats were pretreated with 0.3 mg/kg, 3.0 mg/kg or 39.0 mg/kg of L-NAME, or with 5.0 mg/kg…

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