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Adult male rats six-months old (Wistar, 300-400 g) were anesthetised through inhalation of methoxyflurane and then sacrificed; the stomach and the caudal artery were removed and rinsed with Krebs solution.
Irrigation of the radial nerve in the dog is supplied by small vessels that come from the deep brachial artery and humeral circumflex caudal artery.
Results show that in cattle consuming diets containing ergot alkaloids, blood flow through the caudal artery, which supplies blood to the tail, can be reduced by as much as 50 percent relative to cattle on alkaloid-free diets.