The use of antiendotoxin peptides in obstructive jaundice endotoxemia

European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 02/22/2012

This study demonstrates that novel antiendotoxin peptides may attenuate the hepatic inflammatory response in portal endotoxemia. In obstructive jaundice, preoperative peptide administration may reduce endotoxin–related postoperative complications.

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