FIGURE 10.3. Proposed role of the microvascular endothelium in the inflammatory response induced by ischemia/reperfusion in the small intestine.

FIGURE 10.3

Proposed role of the microvascular endothelium in the inflammatory response induced by ischemia/reperfusion in the small intestine. C5a, complement 5a; CD11/CD18 and L-selectin, leukocyte adhesion glycoproteins; P-selectin, E-selectin, VCAM-1, and ICAM-1, endothelial cell adhesion glycoproteins; NFkB, nuclear factor kappa B; PAF, platelet-activating factor; LTB4, leukotriene B4; TNFa, tumor necrosis factor a. Used with permission from J. Pathol. 2000; 190: pp. 255–266.

From: Chapter 10, Gastrointestinal Circulation and Mucosal Pathology I:Ischemia/Reperfusion

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