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Fig. 11 | Basic and Clinical Andrology

Fig. 11

From: On the descent of the epididymo-testicular unit, cryptorchidism, and prevention of infertility

Fig. 11

Synopsis of testicular descent from Barteczko and Jakob [3]. Gubernaculum is sketched to be connected to the caudal testicular pole during the entire descent.(arrow). This however could not be confirmed by precise histological pictures. Furthermore, topographical relation of developing epididymis and testis are incorrectly pictured in that epididymis and particular its tail appears small and atrophied (Fat arrow)

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