Short- and long-term effects of zinc treatment on lacrimal gland histopathology and tear functions tests in radioiodine-administered rats


Ornek F., Acar D. E. , ACAR U. , Ozdemir O., Atilgan H. I. , YUMUŞAK N., ...More

ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE OFTALMOLOGIA, vol.80, no.1, pp.35-40, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 80 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5935/0004-2749.20170010
  • Title of Journal : ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE OFTALMOLOGIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.35-40

Abstract

Purpose: To investigate the short-term (1 week) and long-term (8 weeks) protective effects of zinc administration on radioiodine (RAI)-induced lacrimal gland damage of rats.