TITLE

Role of fibrinogen in the glomerular permeability of the perfused, isolated dog kidney

AUTHOR(S)
Masri, Marwan A.; Boyd, Nigel D.; Mandin, Henry
PUB. DATE
May 1985
SOURCE
Kidney International;May1985, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p807
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the function of fibrinogen in the glomerular permeability of perfused dog kidneys. Perfusion of dogs with perfusate; Reduction in the amount of protein in the urine following the addition of fibrinogen in the perfusate; Renal plasma flow and glomerular filtration rate.
ACCESSION #
15025273

 

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