Altered contractile responsiveness in ileal longitudinal muscle after total gastrectomy in a rat model

Gokgoz S., Koyluoglu G., Saraydin S. , Kaya T., Gursoy S., Sen M.

SURGERY TODAY, vol.34, no.2, pp.138-144, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00595-003-2658-4
  • Title of Journal : SURGERY TODAY
  • Page Numbers: pp.138-144


Purpose To test the hypothesis that the changes in ileal smooth muscle contractility accompanying postgastrectomy syndromes are agonist-specific, we investigated the effects of potassium chloride (KCl), carbachol, substance P (SP), and serotonin on ileal smooth muscle contractility after total gastrectomy in rats.