Du kommenterar med ditt Facebook-konto. Fyll i dina uppgifter nedan eller klicka på en ikon för att logga in: Increased testis weight Decreased testis weight Decreased seminiferous tubule diameter Decreased epididymal weight Decreased total cauda epididymal sperm count Reduction in epithelial height of the efferent ducts Female: Uterine abnormalities Reduced fertility. Reduced the number of germ cells in fetal ovaries Increased post-implantation loss. Kommentera Avbryt svar Skriv din kommentar här Decrease in reproductive capacity Impaired ovarian function Increased uterus weight Squamous metaplasia in the oviducts, uterus and cervix Increased the size of sexually dimorphic nucleus of the preoptic area Cystic hyperplasia of the endometrium and uterine adenocarcinoma Epidermoid tumours of the cervix and vagina Glandular elements and cellular atypia in the vaginal epithelium Advanced development of primary and secondary follicles in the ovary Decreased pituitary responsiveness to GnRH Increased pubertal FSH levels Tributyltin Male:
Overall, the study suggests endocrine disrupting effects in wild mink and identifies potentially important pollutants in the complex mixture of contaminants in the environment.
Cookies are used by this site. Fyll i dina uppgifter nedan eller klicka på en ikon för att logga in: Nipple retention Hypospadias Reduced accessory sex organ weights Reduced anogenital distance Delayed preputial separation Abnormally small penis Poorly organized testis Decreased plasma testosterone levels Female: In addition, the results suggest that the variables of the reproductive system of male mink used in this study are good candidates for use as indicators of environmental pollution affecting the mammalian reproductive system. ScienceDirect ® is a registered trademark of Elsevier B. Chemosphere VolumeFebruaryPages