Effect of corticosteroid dose and duration of administration on colonic anastomosis.

Baca B. , Ozben V. , Boler D., Onur E., Hamzaoglu İ. H. , Karahasanoglu T. , ...Daha Fazla

Inflammatory bowel diseases, cilt.16, sa.12, ss.2162-7, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 16 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/ibd.21331
  • Dergi Adı: Inflammatory bowel diseases
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.2162-7


Background: Surgical intervention under concomitant steroid therapy can be complicated by impaired anastomotic healing. The aim of this experimental study was to investigate the effects of a corticosteroid (methylprednisolone) on healing colonic anastomoses in relation to the dose and duration of administration.