17β Estradiol Decreases Vasodilation at 31°C in Ovariectomized Rats
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AbstractThe purpose of this Honor's Thesis is to investigate rat heat dissipation in correlation with estradiol (commonly referred to as estrogen) at different environmental (ambient) temperatures. The relevance of this study is investigative of post-menopausal hot flushes as a thermoregulatory dysfunction.
Degree ProgramHonors College