Does extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy therapy affect thiol-disulfide homeostasis?


BOZKURT A., MERTOĞLU C., Karabakan M., Siranli G., Yurt E. F. , EREL Ö.

PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.34, ss.1070-1075, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.12669/pjms.345.15823
  • Dergi Adı: PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1070-1075

Özet

Objective: Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy (ESWL) is a non-invasive method that is effective at crushing stones in the upper urinary tract. Disturbance of the thiol/disulfide homeostasis, in favor of the disulfide, has been shown to be involved in the disease pathogenesis.