Effects of montelukast on tendon healing in a murine model


Gideroglu K., Cakici H., Hapa O., Ozturan K. E. , Bozdag E., YILMAZ F., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PLASTIC SURGERY, vol.40, no.3, pp.171-176, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00238-017-1283-1
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PLASTIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.171-176

Abstract

Background Tendon injury induces a local inflammatory response characterized by the production of pro-inflammatory cytokines. The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of montelukast sodium on the healing of tendons through histological and biomechanical evaluations.