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Radioprotective effect of endogenous melatonin secretion associated with the circadian rhythm in irradiated rats
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2019)
Purpose: We investigated the radioprotective effect of endogenous melatonin release at different times associated with the circadian rhythm on head and neck radiotherapy. Materials and methods: Two groups of animals were ...
Protective Effect of Whortleberry Extract on Salivary Gland Damage Induced by Neck Irradiation in Rats
(Sage Publications Inc, 2019)
Radiotherapy is a method of treatment used on malignant head and neck tumors; however, it may lead to adverse effects by influencing other tissues because its effects are not specific to tumor tissues. These adverse effects ...
Effects of gadolinium-based contrast agents on submandibular gland tissue in rats
The aim of this prospective animal study is to investigate the influence of multiple administrations of macrocyclic ionic (gadoteric acid) and linear nonionic (gadodiamide) gadolinium-based contrast agents (GBCA) on ...
The Effects of Curcumin on Wound Healing in a Rat Model of Nasal Mucosal Trauma
(Hindawi Ltd, 2017)
We explored the effects of topical curcumin on the healing of nasal mucosal wounds. A total of 32 Sprague-Dawley Albino rats were randomized in equal numbers into four groups, and unilateral nasal wounds were created using ...
The protective effects of whortleberry extract against cisplatin-induced ototoxicity in rats
(Assoc Brasileira Otorrinolaringologia & Cirurgia Cervicofacial, 2019)
Introduction: Cisplatin is one of the main chemotherapeutic agents used for the treatment of many types of cancer. However, ototoxicity, one of the most serious side effects of cisplatin, extract restricts its usage. ...
The therapeutic effect of thymoquinone on acoustic trauma-induced hearing loss in rats
Thymoquinone has antioxidant properties. We hypothesized that thymoquinone may prevent or alleviate hearing loss induced by acoustic trauma. We aimed to study thymoquinone's effect on hearing function with distortion-product ...