Journal of pediatric surgery, vol.47, no.11, pp.2050-4, 2012 (SCI-Expanded)
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Journal of pediatric surgery
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Aim: The omentum plays a crucial role in abdominal defense mechanism by adhering to sites of inflammation and absorbing bacteria and debris from the peritoneal cavity. An experimental study was conducted to evaluate the inflammatory response of omentum in different abdominal events with omental P-/E-selectin levels and histopathologic findings.