[Morphometric and stereologic study of changes in the submandibular gland of mice with hypervitaminosis A].

Daily administration of 150 IU vitamin A/gram of body weight in mice, during 10 days, led the authors to observe: submandibular glands showed acini of slightly reduced size, with lower cells whose contours were not always sharp and containing smaller number of cytoplasmic granules. The nuclei of the acinar cells were reduced in volume. The granulose ducts… CONTINUE READING