Acceleration of Ureteral Peristalsis by Adrenal Compression

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Science  04 Nov 1966:
Vol. 154, Issue 3749, pp. 669
DOI: 10.1126/science.154.3749.669


Unilateral adrenal compression resulted in bilateral acceleration of ureteral peristalsiswhich could be reversed by an injection of alpha adrenergic inhibitor, providing additional evidence for the presence of adrenergic receptors in the ureter.