Effect of exposure to 43 ppm nitric oxide and 3.6 ppm nitrogen dioxide on rabbit lung

A light and electron microscopic study
  • C. Hugod


Continuous exposure of rabbits to 43 ppm nitric oxide and 3.6 ppm nitrogen dioxide for 6 days did not cause morphological changes in the lungs when compared to specimens from nonexposed rabbits. This is not in accordance with previously reported findings.

Key words

Nitric oxide (NO) Nitrogen dioxide (NO2Rabbit lung Histotoxicity Artefacts 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Hugod
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  1. 1.Department of Clinical ChemistryRigshospitaletCopenhagenDenmark

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