A new experimental inbred Wistar rat varicocele model: anatomy of the left spermatic vein and the effect on histology.


Because of venous anatomical differences between rats and humans and the personal interpretation of these differences, there is neither consistent animal prototype nor consistent results in the study of varicocele. We established a new substrain of Wistar inbred rats, of which the left testis vein has no significant branches to the common iliac vein up… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0272.2008.00802.x


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