Effect of melatonin on contractile activity in intraurethrally instilled E. coli-induced acute prostatitis rat model


Huseynov B., Eser N., ARIDOĞAN İ. A. , ERDOĞAN Ş. , DAĞLIOĞLU Y. K. , BÜYÜKNACAR H. S. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.43, no.6, pp.905-912, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1207-23
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.905-912

Abstract

Aim: To investigate whether prostatic inflammation affects the contractile responses of prostate tissue and then whether melatonin has any restorative effect on the contractile responses in a rat model of bacterial prostatitis at early stages.