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Bladder wall relaxation and its dependency on transmural pressure and infusion rate during cystometry--in vivo studies in the rat.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3176199     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Cystometry at different infusion rates was performed in 7 rats in vivo. The bladders were furthermore allowed to relax from different transmural pressures. When distension of the bladder was moderate, relative relaxation was small and almost independent of transmural pressure and infusion rate. When distended to large volumes, however, there was a marked increase in bladder wall relaxation and the relaxation increased with increasing infusion rates. These findings indicate the importance of standardization of the cystometric procedure.
Authors:
S Andersson; P Bjerle; A Kronström
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Urologia internationalis     Volume:  43     ISSN:  0042-1138     ISO Abbreviation:  Urol. Int.     Publication Date:  1988  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-11-23     Completed Date:  1988-11-23     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0417373     Medline TA:  Urol Int     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  157-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Clinical Physiology, University of Umeå, Sweden.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Infusion Pumps
Male
Muscle Contraction*
Muscle Relaxation*
Physiology / methods
Pressure
Rats
Rats, Inbred Strains
Urinary Bladder / physiology*

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