Adrenal of male dog secretes androgens and estrogens.

In the absence of functioning gonads, the adrenal is an important source of androgens and estrogens. In order to precisely quantitate the adrenal secretion rates of the sex steroids, we cannulated the adrenal veins and measured venous blood flow and arterial venous steroid gradients in adult male beagle dogs under pentobarbital anesthesia. Celite… CONTINUE READING