STUDY ON LYMPHATICO-VENOUS SHUNTS AT THE CARDIA OF DOGS WITH ACUTE PORTAL
- AM Ismail
- NA El-Banna
Lymphatico-venous (L-V) anastomosis at the cardiac end of the stomach was found in 5 out of 19 dogs with severe lymphatic stress and hexamethonium injection. The significance of such a finding is discussed in relation to the genesis and rupture of oesophageal varices complicating portal hypertension.
How to Cite:
Ismail, A. & El-Banna, N., (1982) “STUDY ON LYMPHATICO-VENOUS SHUNTS AT THE CARDIA OF DOGS WITH ACUTE PORTAL”, Lymphology 15(3), p.91-94.