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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 504967, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/504967
Research Article

Effect of Honey on Peridural Fibrosis Formation after Laminectomy in Rats: A Novel Experimental Study

1Shiraz Neurosciences Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
2Shiraz Neurosciences Research Center, Chamran Hospital, Chamran Boulevard, 71966-93111 Shiraz, Iran
3Department of Pathology, Shiraz Neurosciences Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 71966-93111 Shiraz, Iran

Received 18 September 2010; Accepted 8 January 2011

Copyright © 2011 Majid Reza Farrokhi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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