TITLE

LOBAR, AIRWAY, AND PULMONARY VASCULAR EFFECTS OF SEROTONIN

AUTHOR(S)
Rodbard, Simon; Kira, Shiro
PUB. DATE
April 1972
SOURCE
Angiology;Apr1972, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p188
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study from the Angiology Research Foundation Inc. which evaluated the interrelationships between ventilation and the pulmonary circulation. Restriction of all mechanical factors related to the pulmonary circulation and the airways of an isolated lung lobe; Consideration of serotonin to produce both vasoconstrictor and broncho-constrictor effects; Examination of the possibility that some of the vascular effects of serotonin might be incidental to changes of the lung lobe volume.
ACCESSION #
16354289

 

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