Peculiarities of glucose intake in fetal tissues during acute hypoxia

  • V.I. Oshovskyy
Keywords: fetal hypoxemia, blood-sparing effect, radioactive glucose, PET-CT.


The article presents the primary results of an experimental study of the processes of consumption of radioactive glucose in various tissues and organs of the fetus (sheep) during acute hypoxia, induced by a decrease in the oxygen tension in the respiratory mixture. The distribution of glucose was determined using a combination of positron emission and computed tomography.


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How to Cite
Oshovskyy, V. (2017). Peculiarities of glucose intake in fetal tissues during acute hypoxia. Reports of Vinnytsia National Medical University, 21(1(2), 247-252. Retrieved from