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A Route for Intravenous Injection in the Albino Rat

Nature volume 180, page 709 (05 October 1957) | Download Citation

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Drs. Everett and Sawyer1 claim to have found that the small saphenous vein on the foot of the rat is far more satisfactory than the more commonly used tail vein for intravenous injection.

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  1. Medical Division, Chemical Defence Experimental Establishment, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wilts. May 14.

    • KENNETH A. PEARCE

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