The effect of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonist (memantine) on esophageal and gastric smooth muscle: functional investigation in a rat hydrocephalus model


Bektas A. O. , Tugay M., Tugay S., Göçmez S. S. , Etuş V. , Utkan T.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.43, pp.1666-1671, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2008.03.060
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1666-1671

Abstract

Object: The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist on esophageal and gastric smooth muscle reactivity in a rat hydrocephalus model.