Experientia

, Volume 40, Issue 3, pp 301–302 | Cite as

Pulmonary edema in mice infected withPlasmodium berghei. Involvement of catecholamines

  • R. S. B. Cordeiro
  • J. Assreuy Filho
  • C. A. Flores
  • F. Q. Cunha
  • M. A. Martins
  • H. N. Vasconcelos
Short Communications

Summary

Mice inoculated withPlasmodium berghei developed a drastic and significant pulmonary edema. Treatment of animals with phenoxybenzamine rendered mice hyporeactive to this physiopathological alteration.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. S. B. Cordeiro
    • 1
  • J. Assreuy Filho
    • 1
  • C. A. Flores
    • 1
  • F. Q. Cunha
    • 1
  • M. A. Martins
    • 1
  • H. N. Vasconcelos
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pharmacology, Institute of BiologyUERJRio de JaneiroBrasil

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