Intraluminal fluid infusion in a rat jejunum ischemia/reperfusion model is associated with improved tissue perfusion and less mucosal damage

Yalcin D., SAÇAK B., Yalcin M., YILDIRIM A., YILMAZ B., ERCAN F., ...More

JOURNAL OF PLASTIC RECONSTRUCTIVE AND AESTHETIC SURGERY, vol.73, no.3, pp.590-597, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: This study used an experimental model mimicking early postoperative enteral feeding after the transfer of free jejunal flap and tested the hypothesis that jejunal infusion with dextrose or saline is associated with improved tissue perfusion and/or less mucosal damage after ischemia/reperfusion (IR) injury.