Morphometric and ultrastructure features of the ventral prostate of rats (Rattus norvegicus) submitted to long-term nicotine treatment.

@article{Carvalho2006MorphometricAU,
  title={Morphometric and ultrastructure features of the ventral prostate of rats (Rattus norvegicus) submitted to long-term nicotine treatment.},
  author={Cesar Carvalho and W{\'a}gner Jos{\'e} F{\'a}varo and Carlos Roberto Padovani and Val{\'e}ria Helena Alves Cagnon},
  journal={Andrologia},
  year={2006},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={142-51}
}
The harmful effects of nicotine on male genital system fertility have been reported in experimental and clinical studies. However, its effects on prostatic cells and glandular pathogenesis remain unclear. The aim of the present study was to analyse the histological, histochemical and ultrastructural alterations, in addition to stereology, of the ventral… CONTINUE READING