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Lateral hermaphroditism in a C3H mouse.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1152420     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A spontaneous case of true lateral hermaphroditism was observed in one of approximately 1000 necropsies of 12-wk-old female C3Hf-Wg mice (a substrain of C3H/He). Both the right ovary and abdominal left testis were functional as evidenced by the presence of oocytes in graffian follicles and spermatocytes maturing on sertoli cells. Both gonads communicated, the ovary via an oviduct and normal right uterine horn and the testis via an epididymus and vas deferens, with a vagina which ended in a blind pouch and was filled with squamous debris.
Authors:
J M Holland
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Laboratory animal science     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0023-6764     ISO Abbreviation:  Lab. Anim. Sci.     Publication Date:  1975 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1975-10-21     Completed Date:  1975-10-21     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1266503     Medline TA:  Lab Anim Sci     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  474-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Female
Gonads / pathology
Hermaphroditism / pathology,  veterinary*
Mice
Mice, Inbred C3H*

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