Reproductive Physiology

Animal Science 4314

Vas defrens (rat)

cross section of rat vas sefrens low magnification

Tissue: Vas deferens (rat) - Low magnification

Function: Sperm transport

Key structures:

a) Mucosa- epithelium

b) Spermatozoa in the lumen

c) Muscularis-smooth muscle

d) Serosa


cross section of rat vas sefrens high magnification

Tissue: Vas deferens (rat) - High magnification

Function: Sperm transport

Key structures:

a) Mucosa- epithelium

b) Spermatozoa in the lumen

c) Muscularis-smooth muscle


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