HEART AND STRESS: A MORPHOMETRIC AND LIGHT MICROSCOPIC STUDY IN A RAT MODEL
Tags : cardiomyocytedamage;chronicstress;histopathology
Category : Original articles
Authors : Elvan Sahin, Tuba Demirci
Objectives: Stress increases the risk of cardiac diseases, including heart attack and sudden death. In this study, we aimed to investigate the histological changes of the myocardium of stress-exposed rats.
Methods: Twelve-male rats were randomly divided into control (n=6) and stress groups (n=6). Chronic mild stress p[...]