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Experimental DMSO and Glycerol Treatment for Postischemic Focal Brain Edema with Special Reference to the Topographic Differences

  • T. Okamura
  • H. Aoki
Conference paper


Both the dynamics and the extent of the blood-brain barrier opening after the occurrence of transient focal ischemia are highly controversial topics [2, 3, 8–11, 14, 16, 18].

Key words

Ischemic brain edema vasogenic brain edema dimethyl sulfoxide glycerol cat MCA occlusion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Okamura
    • 1
  • H. Aoki
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryYamaguchi UniversityNishi-ku, Ube, Yamaguchi 755Japan

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