Ointment of Ximenes americana promotes acceleration of wound healing in rats

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Souza Neto Júnior, José de Castro; Estevão, Lígia Reis de Moura; Ferraz, Adriana Aparecida; Simões, Ricardo Santos; Vieira, Marcela Gabriela Feitosa; Evêncio-Neto, Joaquim;
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Cirurgia
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/s0102-865020190030000007
  • Subject: Wound Healing | Fibroblast | Phytotherapy | Collagen | Skin | Rats

Abstract Purpose: To evaluate the healing potential of the Ximenia americana hydroalcoholic extract in 10% cream in excisional wound models in rats. Methods: Sixty male adults Wistar rats were submitted to skin and subcutaneous tissue surgery in the right and left t... View more