The Effect of Hydergine® on Spontaneous and Bradykinin-Stimulated Lymph Flow in Dogs

  • E. Sturmer


By way of an introduction, I would first like to show you a scheme of the peripheral vasculature.


Lymph Flow Peripheral Vasculature Capacitance Vessel Capillary Surface Area Improve Tissue Perfusion 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Sturmer
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pharmacology, Medical and Biological Research DivisionSandoz Ltd.BasleSwitzerland

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