Protective effects of thymoquinone on the healing process of experimental left colonic anastomosis.


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Ekinci O., Burcu B., Eren T. T. , Özemir I. A. , Leblebici M. , Yıldız G., ...More

The Journal of surgical research, vol.231, pp.210-216, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 231
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jss.2018.05.044
  • Title of Journal : The Journal of surgical research
  • Page Numbers: pp.210-216

Abstract

Purpose: Colorectal cancer is globally the third most common cancer. Anastomotic complications remain to be an important issue for colorectal surgery. The aim of this study was to investigate the protective effects of thymoquinone (TQ) on the healing process of left colonic anastomosis in an experimental model.