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Analysis of the heating process in experimental laser-induced thrombosis of microvessels
Author(s): Nikolai N. Petrishchev; Irene Mikhailova
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Paper Abstract

Experimental laser thrombosis is induced in rat mesenteric microvessels. Temperature increase within irradiated microvessels was calculated on the basis of relatively simple heat transfer model and appeared to be near 50 degrees C above the initial value. This temperature increase decay practically to initial level during the period between two subsequent laser impulses. It is stated that the zone of endothelium thermal damage is less than thrombus length along the vessel wall.

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Date Published: 5 December 1996
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 2923, Laser-Tissue Interaction and Tissue Optics II, (5 December 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.260726
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Nikolai N. Petrishchev, St. Petersburg Pavlov Medical State Univ. (Russia)
Irene Mikhailova, St. Petersburg Pavlov Medical State Univ. (Russia)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2923:
Laser-Tissue Interaction and Tissue Optics II
Hansjoerg Albrecht; Guy P. Delacretaz; Thomas H. Meier; Rudolf W. Steiner; Lars Othar Svaasand, Editor(s)

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