Histological and ultrastructural studies of rats exposed to carbaryl.

  title={Histological and ultrastructural studies of rats exposed to carbaryl.},
  author={Sabina T{\'o}s-Luty and Daniela Przebirowska and Jadwiga Latuszyńska and Małgorzata Tokarska-Rodak},
  journal={Annals of agricultural and environmental medicine : AAEM},
  volume={8 2},
The aim of the study was to assess the general toxic effects of dermally applied carbaryl, based on histological and ultrastructural examinations of internal organs and to relate these effects to earlier own studies where 14C carbaryl was used for determining the pesticide penetration. The pesticide was applied in doses of 1/5 and 1/10 LD50, administered to the tail skin of male Wistar rats 4 hours daily, for 4 weeks except Saturdays and Sundays. After the experiment, the animals were… CONTINUE READING