The mammalian rete testis--a morphological examination.

  title={The mammalian rete testis--a morphological examination.},
  author={Martin Dym},
  journal={The Anatomical record},
  volume={186 4},
The fine structure of the rete testis was examined in several primates, domestic animals and rodents. The rete testis consists of a series of interconnected wide channels lined with a simple cuboidal to columnar epithelium, resting on a thick basal lamina. Beneath the basal lamina dense bundles of collagen fibrils and a few blood vessels, lymphatics or nerve tissue are found. The epithelial cells are characterized by large, deeply indented nuclei, spherical or short rod-shaped mitochondria… CONTINUE READING
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