publication . Other literature type . Article . 2017

Functional Assessments And Histopathology Of Hepatorenal Tissues Of Rats Treated With Raw And Processed Herbs

Ojiako, Okey A.; Chikezie, Paul C.; Ukairo, Doris I.; Ibegbulem, Chiedozie O.; Nwaoguikpe, Reginald N.;
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  • Published: 05 Jul 2017
  • Publisher: Zenodo
The present study ascertained the functional integrity of hepatic and renal tissues, concurrently with blood lipid patterns, of Wistar rats infused with CCl<sub>4</sub> and treated with raw and hydrothermal processed herbs, namely, <em>Monodora myristica</em>, <em>Chromolaena odorata</em>, <em>Buccholzia coriacea</em> and <em>Sphenostylis stenocarpa</em>. Measurement of phytochemical contents of the herbs was according to standard methods. The rats were randomly designated on the bases of diets and treatments received for 28 consecutive days. Fibrosis was induced in the Wistar rats by single dose intra-peritoneal injection of CCl<sub>4</sub> for 2 consecutive da...
free text keywords: Carbon tetrachloride, Histopathology, Hydrothermal, Kidney, Liver,, URL, lcsh:Biology (General), lcsh:QH301-705.5
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