• Irradiation effects on the adrenal gland of rats undergoing inanition stress

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      irradiation; adrenal gland

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      The effect of total body x-irradiation was studied on rats under inanition stress. In response to irradiation an increase in the activity of cortex and medulla was noted in inanition stress administered rats rather than in the normally fed animals. Similarly, rising levels of urinary catecholamines and 5-hydroxytryptamine were observed in the starved animals after irradiation.

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      S S Hasan1 P K Chaturvedi1

      1. Zooiogy Department, Garhwal University Campus, Pauri-Garhwal - 246001, India
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