Histomorphometric analysis of the effects of creatine on rat myometrium.

  title={Histomorphometric analysis of the effects of creatine on rat myometrium.},
  author={Vin{\'i}cius Cestari do Amaral and Manuel de Jesus Sim{\~o}es and Rodrigo R Marcondes and Jairo Jos{\'e} Matozinho Cubas and Edmund Chada Baracat and Jos{\'e} M. Soares},
  journal={Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology},
  volume={28 8},
OBJECTIVE To analyze the myometrial thickness of rats subjected to creatine (Cr) ingestion. STUDY DESIGN A total of 14 rats was equally divided into the control group (ConGr) receiving 1 ml potable water and the creatine group (CrGr) subjected to the ingestion of 1.6 g/kg Cr diluted in 1 ml potable water. At the end of 8 weeks, the animals were anesthetized (xylazine and ketamine) and sacrificed, the uteri and ovaries stained with hematoxylin and eosin, the thickness of both the myometrium… CONTINUE READING