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Calculation of Concentration Profiles of Excess Acid in Human Brain Tissue During Conditions of Partial Anoxia

  • Daniel D. Reneau
  • Larry L. Lafitte
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 191)

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to present the initial preliminary results of a theoretical attempt to obtain a better understanding of the distribution of lactic and pyruvic acid in cerebral cortex during conditions of partial anoxia and consequent anerobic glycolysis.

Keywords

Pyruvic Acid Radial Increment Interface Equation Cerebral Gray Matter Critical Flow Rate 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel D. Reneau
    • 1
  • Larry L. Lafitte
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biomedical EngineeringLouisiana Tech UniversityRustonUSA

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