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Comparative study of the localization of lipids in fetal and adult human adrenal glands.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2816259     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The localization of lipid globules was studied in the adrenal glands from 35 fetuses and 10 adult humans by histochemistry. The fetal adrenal showed the presence of numerous lipid globules in the zona glomerulosa, whereas in the adult the lipid globules were mainly found in the zona fasciculata. These lipid globules were confirmed as cholesterol in the fetal adrenals.
Y Jaya; S Sulochana
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta anatomica     Volume:  136     ISSN:  0001-5180     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Anat (Basel)     Publication Date:  1989  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-12-18     Completed Date:  1989-12-18     Revised Date:  2007-07-02    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370272     Medline TA:  Acta Anat (Basel)     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  112-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Deccan College of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India.
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MeSH Terms
Adrenal Glands / analysis*,  embryology,  ultrastructure
Cholesterol / analysis
Lipids / analysis*
Zona Fasciculata / analysis
Zona Glomerulosa / analysis
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Lipids; 57-88-5/Cholesterol

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