Effects of hysterectomy on ovarian morphology and serum FSH level in rats.

@article{Ozdamar2005EffectsOH,
  title={Effects of hysterectomy on ovarian morphology and serum FSH level in rats.},
  author={Saim Ozdamar and Harun Ulger and Hulya Cetin Sorkun and Iptisam Ipek M{\"u}derris},
  journal={Maturitas},
  year={2005},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={60-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of hysterectomy with ovarian conservation on ovarian histology and FSH plasma level. METHODS Fifty female Wistar albino rats (30 for hysterectomy and 20 sham operated for control) were used after two complete estrous cycles. Six months after hysterectomy, the blood samples were collected from both the groups to test FSH plasma level and all animals were sacrificed by decapitation to obtain ovaries for histological examination. RESULTS Histologic study… CONTINUE READING