Comparison of the Toxicities of Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol Copolymer Preparations, Dimethyl Sulphoxide and N-Butyl 2-Cyanoacrylate on Cerebral Parenchyma in an Experimental Rabbit Model

Ozdol C., Turk C. C. , Hazer D. B. , Yildirim A. E. , ARAT A. , ATİLLA P. , ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, cilt.25, ss.446-452, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


AIM: Ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (EVOH), its organic solvent dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), and N-Butyl 2-Cyanoacrylate (NBCA) are widely used in neurovascular embolization procedures and yet with potential risk of cytotoxicity.The aim of this study was to evaluate the toxic effect of EVOH-DMSO, its solvent DMSO and NBCA on cerebral parenchyma in a rabbit model.