The morphological study on the adrenal gland of African ostrich chicks.

@article{Tang2009TheMS,
  title={The morphological study on the adrenal gland of African ostrich chicks.},
  author={Li Tang and Ke-mei Peng and Jia-Xiang Wang and Hou-qiang Luo and Jia-yue Cheng and Gao-ying Zhang and Yan-fang Sun and Hua-zhen Liu and Hui Song},
  journal={Tissue & cell},
  year={2009},
  volume={41 4},
  pages={
          231-8
        }
}
The morphology of the adrenal gland has been studied for a number of animal species all over the world, yet the detailed data about ostrich chick has not been reported. In the present study, the morphological features of the adrenal gland in African ostrich chicks were investigated by means of gross anatomy, light and electron microscope. Differences between the left and right adrenal glands were found in shape, size and location. The interrenal tissue and chromaffin cell interdigitated… CONTINUE READING
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