The effects of prolonged CO2 insufflation on kidney function in a rat pneumoperitoneum model

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Yildirim D., Donmez T., Sunamak O., Mirapoglu S., Hut A., Erdogan N. R., ...More

VIDEOSURGERY AND OTHER MINIINVASIVE TECHNIQUES, vol.12, no.2, pp.125-134, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


Introduction: Pneumoperitoneum (PP) is known to cause ischemia in kidneys and other intra-abdominal organs because of decreased splanchnic blood flow.