Prevention of Epidural Fibrosis in Rats by Local or Systemic Administration of Citicoline

Savran M., BEKAR A., CANSEV M., Tolunay S., ULUS İ. H. , TAŞKAPILIOĞLU M. Ö.

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.22, no.5, pp.634-640, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.6008-12.0
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.634-640
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


AIM: The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of citicoline administration on epidural fibrosis which is a frequent complication of lumbar disc surgery with no effective treatment or preventive surgical technique.