Variations in the volumes of parenchyma and stroma of the liver and in the cytology of hepatocytes are associated with gonadal stages in female Ohrid trout (Salmo letnica)


Quantitative microscopic studies of season- and breeding-related changes in the liver of farm-raised fish are very scarce, and those of wild fish populations are virtually nonexistent. Moreover, none of the available studies investigated breeding-related changes in hepatic stroma, although it is already known that changes might exist in the parenchyma. To… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10228-012-0302-2

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