Eric D. Endean, MD, FACS

Director, Aortic Center
Gordon L. Hyde Endowed Professor and Chair Vascular Surgery
Section Head, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Clinical interests

  • Biochemical Mediation of Intimal Hyperplasia
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Mesenteric Ischemia
  • Peripheral Vascular Occlusive Disease
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Visceral Ischemia

Eric D. Endean, MD, FACS

Director, Aortic Center
Gordon L. Hyde Endowed Professor and Chair Vascular Surgery
Section Head, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Biography

My name is Eric Endean; I received my medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. I completed a fellowship at Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill.

I am board certified by the American Board of Surgery in Vascular Surgery, National Board of Medical Examiners and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Faculty rank

Professor of Surgery

Education

Degree
University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor

Residency
University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor

Fellowship
Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill.

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Vascular Medicine Clinic

Kentucky Clinic
First Floor, Wing D, Room L119
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284

Call 859-257-3253
Fax 859-323-1203

Amenities
Dining, Internet/Wi-Fi, Information desk, Pharmacy services, Wheelchairs

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  1. Ferraris VA, Harris JW, Martin JT, Saha SP, Endean ED. Impact of Residents on Surgical Outcomes in High-Complexity Procedures. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Apr;222(4):545-55.
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  2. Goldman MP, Huber TS, Eidt JF, Hansen KJ, Naslund TC, Taylor SM, Endean ED, Edwards MS. A Regional Experience With Vascular Surgery Mock Oral Examinations. J Surg Educ. 72(6):1085-9.
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  3. Björck M, Orr N, Endean ED. Debate: Whether an endovascular-first strategy is the optimal approach for treating acute mesenteric ischemia. J Vasc Surg. 2015 Sep;62(3):767-72.
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  4. Davenport DL, Shivazad A, Endean ED. Short-term outcomes for open revascularization of chronic mesenteric ischemia. Ann Vasc Surg. 2012 May; 26(4):447-53. PMID: 22284770.
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  5. Rubinstein C, Endean ED, Minion DJ, Sorial EE, O'Keeffe SD, Xenos ES. Thrombin injection for the treatment of mycotic gluteal aneurysm. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2012 Jan; 46(1):77-9. PMID: 21890561.
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  6. Carter R, O'Keeffe S, Minion DJ, Sorial EE, Endean ED, Xenos ES. Spontaneous superior mesenteric artery dissection: report of 2 patients and review of management recommendations. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2011 Apr; 45(3):295-8. PMID: 21278174.
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  7. Endean ED, Cavatassi W, Hansler J, Sorial E. Deglutition syncope: a manifestation of vagal hyperactivity following carotid endarterectomy. J Vasc Surg. 2010 Sep; 52(3):720-2. PMID: 20576395.
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  8. O'Keeffe SD, Davenport DL, Minion DJ, Sorial EE, Endean ED, Xenos ES. Blood transfusion is associated with increased morbidity and mortality after lower extremity revascularization. J Vasc Surg. 2010 Mar; 51(3):616-21, 621.e1-3. PMID: 20110154.
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  9. O'Keeffe SD, Davenport D, Endean ED, Xenos ES, Sorial EE, Minion DJ. Variations in early outcomes of endovascular aneurysm repair with alternate endograft configurations. Ann Vasc Surg. 2010 Jan; 24(1):28-33. PMID: 20122462.
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  10. Davenport DL, O'Keeffe SD, Minion DJ, Sorial EE, Endean ED, Xenos ES. Thirty-day NSQIP database outcomes of open versus endoluminal repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2010 Feb; 51(2):305-9.e1. PMID: 19939609.
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  11. Abedi NN, Davenport DL, Xenos E, Sorial E, Minion DJ, Endean ED. Gender and 30-day outcome in patients undergoing endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR): an analysis using the ACS NSQIP dataset. J Vasc Surg. 2009 Sep; 50(3):486-91, 491.e1-4. PMID: 19628363.
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  12. Abedi NN, Davenport DL, Karagiorgos N, Minion DJ, Sorial EE, Endean ED, Xenos ES. Long-term outcome of infrapopliteal catheter-based intervention for critical limb ischemia. Int J Angiol. 2009; 18(3):126-8. PMID: 22477512.
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  13. Xenos ES, Bietz G, Minion DJ, Abedi NN, Sorial EE, Karagiorgos N, Endean ED. Endoluminal thermal ablation versus stripping of the saphenous vein: Meta-analysis of recurrence of reflux. Int J Angiol. 2009; 18(2):75-8. PMID: 22477498.
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  14. Xenos ES, Minion DJ, Davenport DL, Hamdallah O, Abedi NN, Sorial EE, Endean ED. Endovascular versus open repair for descending thoracic aortic rupture: institutional experience and meta-analysis. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009 Feb; 35(2):282-6. PMID: 19081731.
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  15. Davenport DL, Xenos ES, Hosokawa P, Radford J, Henderson WG, Endean ED. The influence of body mass index obesity status on vascular surgery 30-day morbidity and mortality. J Vasc Surg. 2009 Jan; 49(1):140-7, 147.e1; discussion 147. PMID: 19028047.
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  16. Xenos ES, Abedi NN, Davenport DL, Minion DJ, Hamdallah O, Sorial EE, Endean ED. Meta-analysis of endovascular vs open repair for traumatic descending thoracic aortic rupture. J Vasc Surg. 2008 Nov; 48(5):1343-51. PMID: 18632242.
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  17. Xenos ES, Minion DJ, Sorial EE, Endean ED. Endovascular retrieval of an intraaortic greenfield vena cava filter. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2008 Apr-May; 42(2):165-7. PMID: 18421032.
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  18. Minion DJ, Xenos E, Sorial E, Saha S, Endean ED. The trifurcated endograft technique for hypogastric preservation during endovascular aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2008 Mar; 47(3):658-61. PMID: 18295123.
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  19. Minion D, Plymale M, Donnelly M, Endean E. The effect of prior night call status on the American Board of Surgery in-training examination scores: eight years of data from a single institution. J Surg Educ. 2007 Nov-Dec; 64(6):416-9. PMID: 18063279.
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  20. Sorial E, Valentino J, Given CA, Endean ED, Minion DJ. The emergency use of endografts in the carotid circulation to control hemorrhage in potentially contaminated fields. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Oct; 46(4):792-8. PMID: 17903657.
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  21. Minion D, Sorial E, Endean E. Ethics of guidelines for reviewers of medical manuscripts. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Aug; 46(2):391-3. PMID: 17664118.
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  22. Yancey AE, Minion DJ, Rodriguez C, Patterson DE, Endean ED. Peripheral atherectomy in TransAtlantic InterSociety Consensus type C femoropopliteal lesions for limb salvage. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Sep; 44(3):503-9. PMID: 16950425.
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  23. Minion DJ, Yancey A, Patterson DE, Saha S, Endean ED. The endowedge and kilt techniques to achieve additional juxtarenal seal during deployment of the Gore Excluder endoprosthesis. Ann Vasc Surg. 2006 Jul; 20(4):472-7. PMID: 16791453.
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  24. Minion DJ, Rodriguez CC, Moore EM, Patterson DE, Endean ED. Technique of slow deployment of Gore Excluder endograft improves accuracy of placement. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Apr; 43(4):852-4. PMID: 16616251.
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  25. Minion DJ, Moore E, Endean E. Revision using distal inflow: a novel approach to dialysis-associated steal syndrome. Ann Vasc Surg. 2005 Sep; 19(5):625-8. PMID: 16052391.
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  26. Hertz JA, Valentino J, Kwolek CJ, Endean ED. Carotid blowout with infection: management with endovascular and open vascular approaches--a case report. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2004 Sep-Oct; 38(5):477-81. PMID: 15490049.
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  27. Moore E, Matthews MR, Minion DJ, Quick R, Schwarcz TH, Loh FK, Endean ED. Surgical management of peripancreatic arterial aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2004 Aug; 40(2):247-53. PMID: 15297817.
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  28. Schwarcz TH, Matthews MR, Hartford JM, Quick RC, Kwolek CJ, Minion DJ, Endean ED, Mentzer RM. Surveillance venous duplex is not clinically useful after total joint arthroplasty when effective deep venous thrombosis prophylaxis is used. Ann Vasc Surg. 2004 Mar; 18(2):193-8. PMID: 15253255.
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  29. Hertz JA, Minion DJ, Quick RC, Moore EM, Schwartz TH, Endean ED. Endovascular exclusion of a postendarterectomy carotid pseudoaneurysm. Ann Vasc Surg. 2003 Sep; 17(5):558-61. PMID: 14738085.
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  30. Kwolek CJ, Matthews MR, Hartford JM, Minion DJ, Schwarcz TH, Quick R, Endean E. Endovascular repair of external iliac artery occlusion after hip prosthesis migration. J Endovasc Ther. 2003 Jun; 10(3):668-71. PMID: 12932185.
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  31. Thornton BP, Minion DJ, Quick R, Vasconez HC, Endean ED. Pseudoaneurysm of the lateral plantar artery after foot laceration. J Vasc Surg. 2003 Mar; 37(3):672-5. PMID: 12618709.
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  32. Minion DJ, Sprang R, Endean ED. A review of telemedicine in vascular surgery. Minerva Chir. 2002 Apr; 57(2):237-44. PMID: 11941301.
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  33. Schwarcz TH, Quick RC, Minion DJ, Kearney PA, Kwolek CJ, Endean ED. Enoxaparin treatment in high-risk trauma patients limits the utility of surveillance venous duplex scanning. J Vasc Surg. 2001 Sep; 34(3):447-52. PMID: 11533596.
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  34. Endean ED, Barnes SL, Kwolek CJ, Minion DJ, Schwarcz TH, Mentzer RM. Surgical management of thrombotic acute intestinal ischemia. Ann Surg. 2001 Jun; 233(6):801-8. PMID: 11407335.
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  35. Endean ED, Mallon LI, Minion DJ, Kwolek CJ, Schwarcz TH. Telemedicine in vascular surgery: does it work? Am Surg. 2001 Apr; 67(4):334-40; discussion 340-1. PMID: 11307999.
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  36. Ochoa JB, Strange J, Kearney P, Gellin G, Endean E, Fitzpatrick E. Effects of L-arginine on the proliferation of T lymphocyte subpopulations. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2001 Jan-Feb; 25(1):23-9. PMID: 11190986.
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  37. Kwolek CJ, Sundaram S, Schwarcz TH, Hyde GL, Endean ED. Popliteal artery thrombosis associated with trampoline injuries and anterior knee dislocations in children. Am Surg. 1998 Dec; 64(12):1183-7. PMID: 9843342.
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  38. Nypaver TJ, Whyte BR, Endean ED, Schwarcz TH, Hyde GL. Nontraumatic lower-extremity acute arterial ischemia. Am J Surg. 1998 Aug; 176(2):147-52. PMID: 9737621.
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  39. Schwarcz TH, Yavorski CC, Endean ED, Kwolek CJ, Hyde GL. Process improvements reduce utilization of resources for aortic aneurysm repair. J Surg Res. 1998 Jan; 74(1):23-6. PMID: 9536968.
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  40. Aziz SM, Toborek M, Hennig B, Endean E, Lipke DW. Polyamine regulatory processes and oxidative stress in monocrotaline-treated pulmonary artery endothelial cells. Cell Biol Int. 1997 Dec; 21(12):801-12. PMID: 9812344.
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  41. Neudeck BL, Blumenschein K, Endean ED, Loh FK, Rapp RP. Intra-arterial urokinase versus surgery for acute peripheral arterial occlusion. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 1997 Sep 1; 54(17):1963-8. PMID: 9290893.
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  42. Endean E, Toursarkissian B, Buckmaster M, Aziz S, Gellin G, Hill B. Regulation of polyamine synthesis and transport by fibroblast growth factor in aortic smooth muscle cells. Growth Factors. 1996; 13(3-4):229-42. PMID: 8919030.
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  43. Endean ED, Kirbo B. Carotid artery occlusion after dog bite. J Ky Med Assoc. 1995 Oct; 93(10):456-8. PMID: 8558055.
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  44. Buckmaster MJ, Hyde GL, Arden WA, Nypaver TJ, Endean ED, Schwarcz TH, Kuo CS. An angioscopic method for intraluminal aortic evaluation and stent placement. J Vasc Surg. 1995 May; 21(5):818-21; discussion 821-2. PMID: 7769740.
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  45. Toursarkissian B, Endean ED, Aziz SM. Characterization of polyamine transport in rat aortic smooth muscle cells. J Surg Res. 1994 Sep; 57(3):401-7. PMID: 8072288.
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  46. Veldenz HC, Schwarcz TH, Endean ED, Pilcher DB, Dobrin PB, Hyde GL. Morphology predicts rapid growth of small abdominal aortic aneurysms. Ann Vasc Surg. 1994 Jan; 8(1):10-3. PMID: 8192992.
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  47. Endean ED, Sloan DA, Veldenz HC, Donnelly MB, Schwarcz TH. Performance of the vascular physical examination by residents and medical students. J Vasc Surg. 1994 Jan; 19(1):149-54; discussion 155-6. PMID: 8301726.
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  48. Schwarcz TH, Hogan LA, Endean ED, Roitman IT, Kazmers A, Hyde GL. Thromboembolic complications of polycythemia: polycythemia vera versus smokers' polycythemia. J Vasc Surg. 1993 Mar; 17(3):518-22; discussion 522-3. PMID: 8445747.
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  49. Endean ED, Veldenz HC, Schwarcz TH, Hyde GL. Recognition of arterial injury in elbow dislocation. J Vasc Surg. 1992 Sep; 16(3):402-6. PMID: 1522643.
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  50. Endean ED, Schwarcz TH, Barker DE, Munfakh NA, Wilson-Neely R, Hyde GL. Hip disarticulation: factors affecting outcome. J Vasc Surg. 1991 Sep; 14(3):398-404. PMID: 1880849.
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  51. Endean ED, Steffen G, Chmura C, Gupta SR, Littooy FN. Outcome of asymptomatic cervical bruits in a veteran population. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 1991 Sep-Oct; 32(5):620-6. PMID: 1939326.
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  52. Kazmers A, Kispert JF, Roitman L, Endean ED, Hyde GL, Ryo UY. Thallium redistribution does not predict perioperative cardiac complications following vascular surgery. J Ky Med Assoc. 1991 Jun; 89(6):279-84. PMID: 1856587.
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  53. Endean ED, Kispert JF, Martin KW, O'Connor W. Intimal hyperplasia is reduced by ornithine decarboxylase inhibition. J Surg Res. 1991 Jun; 50(6):634-7. PMID: 2051775.
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  54. Greisler HP, Klosak JJ, Endean ED, McGurrin JF, Garfield JD, Kim DU. Effects of hypercholesterolemia on healing of vascular grafts. J Invest Surg. 1991; 4(3):299-312. PMID: 1911576.
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  55. Greisler HP, Klosak JJ, McGurrin JF, Endean ED, Ellinger J, Pozar JD, Henderson SC, Kim DU. Prostacyclin production by blood-contacting surfaces of endothelialized vascular prostheses. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 1990 Sep-Oct; 31(5):640-5. PMID: 2146273.
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  56. Endean ED, DeJong S, Dobrin PB. Effect of twist on flow and patency of vein grafts. J Vasc Surg. 1989 May; 9(5):651-5. PMID: 2724454.
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  57. Greisler HP, Endean ED, Klosak JJ, Ellinger J, Henderson SC, Pham SM, Durham SJ, Showalter DP, Levine J, Borovetz HS. Hemodynamic effects on endothelial cell monolayer detachment from vascular prostheses. Arch Surg. 1989 Apr; 124(4):429-33. PMID: 2930352.
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  58. Greisler HP, Dennis JW, Endean ED, Ellinger J, Friesel R, Burgess W. Macrophage/biomaterial interactions: the stimulation of endothelialization. J Vasc Surg. 1989 Apr; 9(4):588-93. PMID: 2523491.
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  59. Dobrin PB, Littooy FN, Endean ED. Mechanical factors predisposing to intimal hyperplasia and medial thickening in autogenous vein grafts. Surgery. 1989 Mar; 105(3):393-400. PMID: 2922677.
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  60. Greisler HP, Dennis JW, Endean ED, Ellinger J, Buttle KF, Kim DU. Derivation of neointima in vascular grafts. Circulation. 1988 Sep; 78(3 Pt 2):I6-12. PMID: 2970347.
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  61. Greisler HP, Endean ED, Klosak JJ, Ellinger J, Dennis JW, Buttle K, Kim DU. Polyglactin 910/polydioxanone bicomponent totally resorbable vascular prostheses. J Vasc Surg. 1988 May; 7(5):697-705. PMID: 3130496.
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  62. Endean ED, Ross CW, Strodel WE. Kaposi's sarcoma appearing as a rectal ulcer. Surgery. 1987 Jun; 101(6):767-9. PMID: 2438792.
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  63. Greisler HP, Kim DU, Dennis JW, Klosak JJ, Widerborg KA, Endean ED, Raymond RM, Ellinger J. Compound polyglactin 910/polypropylene small vessel prostheses. J Vasc Surg. 1987 Apr; 5(4):572-83. PMID: 3550160.
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  64. Boorstein JM, Endean ED, Cronenwett JL. Intra-arterial carbacyclin infusion inhibits canine platelet deposition on PTFE grafts. ASAIO Trans. 1986 Jul-Sep; 32(1):360-2. PMID: 3535847.
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  65. Endean ED, Boorstein JM, Hees PL, Cronenwett JL. Effect of thromboxane synthetase inhibition on canine autogenous vein grafts. J Surg Res. 1986 Apr; 40(4):297-304. PMID: 3702387.
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  66. Endean ED, Mukhopadhyay SK, Fung LK, Cronenwett JL, Stanley JC, Lindenauer SM. Adrenergic and dopaminergic control of the canine paw microcirculation. J Surg Res. 1986 Jan; 40(1):49-54. PMID: 3941551.
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