• Medicine
  • Published in East African medical journal 1990

Histological pattern of testicular biopsies in infertile males in Ibadan, Nigeria.

@article{Thomas1990HistologicalPO,
  title={Histological pattern of testicular biopsies in infertile males in Ibadan, Nigeria.},
  author={Jaiye O Thomas},
  journal={East African medical journal},
  year={1990},
  volume={67 8},
  pages={
          578-84
        }
}
Testicular biopsies available in the records of the Pathology Department of the University College Hospital, Ibadan were reviewed to determine the histological pattern of primary testicular failure in this environment. Of the available biopsies, 152 were found to be adequate for study. Fifty-eight cases (38.2%) had normal spermatogenetic activity. Thirty-four cases (22.4%) had extensive or marked diffuse tubular atrophy associated with peritubular hyalinization and interstitial fibrosis. It is… CONTINUE READING

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