Experientia

, Volume 33, Issue 9, pp 1164–1165 | Cite as

Alterations in the levels of cAMP and cGMP after decentralization of the rat superior cervical ganglion

  • H. Deutsch
  • G. Ulmar
  • H. Cramer
Physiologica
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Summary

After cutting the preganglionic nerve trunk of the rat's superior cervical ganglion, the levels of cAMP and cGMP were measured in a postoperative period of between 3 and 21 days. After 3 days, cAMP and cGMP showed a decrease by 48 and 33% respectively, followed by a partial recovery after 7 to 21 days.

Keywords

Postoperative Period Partial Recovery Superior Cervical Ganglion Nerve Trunk Preganglionic Nerve 

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Deutsch
    • 1
  • G. Ulmar
    • 1
  • H. Cramer
    • 1
  1. 1.Neurologische Universitätsklinik FreiburgFreiburgFederal Republic of Germany

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