Accession Number:

ADA036298

Title:

Radiation-Induced Gastrointestinal Death in the Monkey

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AVIATION MEDICINE RANDOLPH AFB TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1959-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

This report describes the unique changes produced in the gastrointestinal tract of Macaca mulatta monkeys by supralethal doses of gamma radiation and discusses some of the inferences which may be made concerning the probable mechanism of the observed intestinal ulcers.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE