The Effects of Local and Systemic Growth Hormone Treatment on Germ Cell Population and Fertility in an Experimental Unilateral Testicular Torsion and Orchiectomy Model

ATEŞ U., Gollu G., Bingol-Kologlu M., BİLLUR D., Kucuk G., Oruklu N., ...More

JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.194, no.6, pp.1816-1822, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 194 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.07.087
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1816-1822


Purpose: We evaluated the effects of local and systemic growth hormone on the germ cell population of the contralateral testes of pubertal rats subjected to unilateral testicular torsion and orchiectomy 24 hours later.