This paper is only available as a PDF. To read, Please Download here.
Hepatic plasma and blood flows were determined in dogs with modified portacaval transposition. Mean hepatic blood flow was 43 ml. per kilogram per minute, approximately that expected in a normal dog. Similarly, the rate of Bromsulphalein clearance was in the range expected for normal dogs.
To read this article in full you will need to make a payment
Purchase one-time access:Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
One-time access price info
- For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
- For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'
Subscribe:Subscribe to Surgery
Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
Already an online subscriber? Sign in
Register: Create an account
Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect
- Observations on the blood flow and gaseous metabolism of the liver of unanesthetized dogs.Am. J. Physiol. 1936; 117: 328
- The estimation of hepatic blood flow in man.J. Clin. Invest. 1945; 24: 890
- Liver regeneration following portacaval transposition in dogs.Ann. Surg. 1953; 138: 600
- An evaluation of ammonia intoxication in normal dogs and in dogs having a portacaval anastomosis.in: S. Forum. 5. 1954: 205
- Measurement of hepatic blood flow by Bromsulphalein and by the electromagnetic flowmeter.Surgery. 1960; 48: 1017
- The relation between hepatic blood flow and function in normal dogs and dogs with cirrhosis after portacaval shunt or transposition.in: S. Forum. 9. 1960: 282
- Hepatic blood flow and glucose output in normal unanesthetized dogs.Am. J. Physiol. 1947; 148: 302
- The reverse portacaval shunt.Surgery. 1959; 45: 531
- A comparison of galactose clearance by the liver following portacaval transposition or Eck fistula.in: S. Forum. 9. 1958: 515
- Measurement of liver blood flow in unanesthetized dog using the Bromsulphalein dye method.Am. J. Physiol. 1952; 171: 471
- Radioactive gold technique for the estimation of liver blood flow: Normal values and technical considerations.Surgery. 1960; 48: 748
- Comparison of the Bromsulphalein method with simultaneous direct hepatic blood flow.Circulation Res. 1954; 2: 155
- Measurement of hepatic blood flow in the unanesthetized dog by a modified Bromsulphalein method.J. Appl. Physiol. 1960; 15: 473
- Studies of hepatic function in dogs with Eck fistula or portacaval transposition.A. M. A. Arch. Surg. 1957; 74: 964
- Technique for portacaval transposition (addendum).J. S. Res. 1961; 1: 218
- A multiple catheter technique for studies of hepatic metabolism and blood flow in dogs with portacaval transposition.Surgery. 1962; 52: 654
- Measurement of hepatic blood flow in the dog by the Bromsulphalein method.J. Clin. Invest. 1952; 31: 433
Received: February 15, 1962
☆This work was supported by Grants A-3176, A-3115, and A-5489 from the United States Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.
© 1962 Published by Elsevier Inc.