Accession Number:

AD0758994

Title:

Interrelationship of Histamine Release and Vasoactive Peptides.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

OKLAHOMA UNIV HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER OKLAHOMA CITY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-04-10

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Peptides release histamine from mast cells. Histamine releasers or histamine decrease the flow in perfused lung and cause edema. Perfusion fluids contain kininase II angiotensin I converting enzyme. Edema contains kininase I and II. Inhibition of kininase II converting enzyme of lung blocks compensatory rise in blood pressure in shocked dog by blocking angiotensin I liberation. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE