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Year : 1994  |  Volume : 26  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 44--45

Effect of Cissus quadrangularis in accelerating healing process of experimentally fractured radius-ulna of dog: A preliminary study

DK Deka1, LC Lahon2, J Saikia3, A Mukit4 
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A study was undertaken to evaluate the effect of methanolic extract of Cissus quadrangularis Linn (CQ) on the healing process of experimentally fractured radius-ulna of dog. CQ treated animals revealed faster initiation of healing process than the control animals on radiological and histopathological examinations. The treated group also revealed a decrease in serum calcium level to a greater extent than the control group. Healing was almost complete on 21 st day of fracture in the treated animals and remained incomplete in the control animals. No significant alteration of serum calcium level was observed on 21 st day of fracture in both the groups.


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Deka D K, Lahon L C, Saikia J, Mukit A. Effect of Cissus quadrangularis in accelerating healing process of experimentally fractured radius-ulna of dog: A preliminary study.Indian J Pharmacol 1994;26:44-45


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Deka D K, Lahon L C, Saikia J, Mukit A. Effect of Cissus quadrangularis in accelerating healing process of experimentally fractured radius-ulna of dog: A preliminary study. Indian J Pharmacol [serial online] 1994 [cited 2022 Jul 5 ];26:44-45
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