The arterial segments in eapybara spleen (Hydrochoerus hydrochoeris)
Keywords:Segment, Arteries, Spleen, Capybara
AbstractThe authors studied the branching of the splenic artery in the spleen of 28 capybaras (Hydrochoerus hydrochoeris), youngers and adults, males and females. The number of arterial segments of the capybara spleen varies from 5 to 16, more frequentely 10. Number of the lobes of the spleen varies from 3 to 7. There are a correlation between Ihe lobes and segments. One acessory
spleen appears in 21.4% of the case.
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Germinaro, A., Branco, E. R., Miglino, M. A., Didio, L. J., & Souza, W. M. de. (1997). The arterial segments in eapybara spleen (Hydrochoerus hydrochoeris). Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science, 34(4), 196-202. https://doi.org/10.11606/issn.2318-3659.v34i4p196-202
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