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Clinical and Experimental Studies of Leukotrienes in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

  • Yasuaki Nishimura
  • Tatsuaki Hattori
  • Takashi Ando
  • Noboru Sakai
  • Hiromu Yamada
  • Yoshinori Nozawa
Conference paper

Abstract

Based on the free radical theory in biological systems, which was proposed in 1973 [3], actions of lipid peroxides relating to the mechanism of cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) have been investigated [1]. Since leukotrienes (LTs) produced from arachidonic acid are suggested to be involved in the cerebral vasospasm, we studied their sequential changes in CSF and also fatty acid composition of the canine basilar artery in SAH.

Keywords

High Performance Liquid Chromatography Fatty Acid Composition Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Cerebral Vasospasm Computerize Tomo 
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© Springer Japan 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yasuaki Nishimura
    • 1
  • Tatsuaki Hattori
    • 1
  • Takashi Ando
    • 1
  • Noboru Sakai
    • 1
  • Hiromu Yamada
    • 1
  • Yoshinori Nozawa
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryGifu University School of MedicineGifuJapan
  2. 2.Department of BiochemistryGifu University School of MedicineGifuJapan

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