Experientia

, Volume 40, Issue 1, pp 73–75 | Cite as

Cardiac hypertrophy in surgically denervated dogs with aortic stenosis

  • T. Matoba
  • K. Adachi
  • T. Ito
  • Y. Yamashita
  • M. Chiba
  • K. Odawara
  • S. Inuzuka
  • H. Toshima
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Summary

Left ventricular cell hypertrophy in dogs with aortic stenosis was accelerated by surgical denervation of the left ventricle. We conclude that there are neural mechanisms which, when present, inhibit cardiac cell hypertrophy.

Keywords

Left Ventricle Aortic Stenosis Cardiac Hypertrophy Neural Mechanism Cardiac Cell 

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© Birkhäuser Verlag Basel 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Matoba
    • 1
  • K. Adachi
    • 1
  • T. Ito
    • 1
  • Y. Yamashita
    • 1
  • M. Chiba
    • 1
  • K. Odawara
    • 1
  • S. Inuzuka
    • 1
  • H. Toshima
    • 1
  1. 1.Cardiology Section, Department of MedicineKurume University School of MedicineKurume(Japan)

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