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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning:


Mechanisms of CO-induced Brain Damage:

Correlation (r = 0.71, P<0.001) between the change in plasma glucose concentration in rats following 90 min. exposure to 2400 ppm carbon monoxide and neurologic index after 4 hrs of recovery in room air. From: Penney, D.G., et al. (1990) Elevated blood glucose is associated with poor outcome in the carbon-monoxide-poisoned rat. Toxicol. Letts., 54, 287-298.



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