Ginger (Zingiber officinale) prevents severe damage to the lungs due to hyperoxia and inflammation


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ÇİFCİ A., Tayman C., Yakut H. I. , Halil H., Cakir E., Cakir U., ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.48, sa.4, ss.892-900, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 48 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1803-223
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.892-900

Özet

Background/aim: Hyperoxia- and inflammation-induced lung injury is an important cause of the development of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) in premature infants. We aimed to ascertain the beneficial effects of ginger (Zingiber officinale) on rat pups exposed to hyperoxia and inflammation.