Undernutrition impairs the quality of growth plate and trabecular and cortical bones in growing rats

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Guedes,Patrícia Madalena San Gregório; Zamarioli,Ariane; Botega,Iara Inácio; Silva,Raquel Assed Bezerra da; Issa,João Paulo Mardegan; Butezloff,Mariana Maloste; Sousa,Yara Terezinha Corrêa Silva; Ximenez,João Paulo Bianchi; Volpon,José Batista;
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Cirurgia
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/s0102-865020190030000001
  • Subject: Malnutrition | Cancellous Bone | Rats | Growth Plate | Cortical Bone

Abstract Purpose: To investigate the effects of dietary restriction on the growth plate and long bone tissue in growing rats. Methods: Sixty male Wistar rats were randomly assigned to two groups: Control (Con) and Diet-restricted (Res). After weaning, the Res rats w... View more