Protective Effect of a Potent Antioxidant, Pomegranate Juice, in the Kidney of Rats with Nephrolithiasis Induced by Ethylene Glycol


Tugcu V., Kemahli E., Ozbek E., Arıncı Y. V. , Uhri M., Erturkuner P., et al.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, cilt.22, ss.2723-2731, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/end.2008.0357
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.2723-2731

Özet

Purpose: We aimed to study the protective effects of pomegranate juice (PJ) on ethylene glycol (EG)-induced crystal deposition in renal tubules, renal toxicity, and inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) and nuclear factor-kappa B activities in rat kidneys.