[Use of thymalin in the complex treatment of frostbite]

Vestn Khir Im I I Grek. 1984 Aug;133(8):86-90.
[Article in Russian]

Abstract

The use of thymalin in the complex therapy of 19 patients with frostbites was shown by the authors to promote the stimulation of cell immunity, decrease the intensity of intravascular blood coagulation, to increase fibrinolysis, to improve the development of reparative processes in the wound and outcomes of autoplasty. It also decreased the percentage of infectious complications.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adjuvants, Immunologic / administration & dosage*
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Drug Combinations
  • Foot Injuries*
  • Frostbite / immunology
  • Frostbite / therapy*
  • Hand Injuries / therapy*
  • Humans
  • Procaine / administration & dosage*
  • Skin Transplantation
  • Thymus Hormones / administration & dosage*
  • Wound Healing
  • Wound Infection / prevention & control

Substances

  • Adjuvants, Immunologic
  • Drug Combinations
  • Thymus Hormones
  • Procaine
  • thymalin