epididymal


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ep·i·did·y·mal

(ep'i-did'i-măl),
Relating to the epididymis.

ep·i·did·y·mal

(ep'i-did'i-măl)
Relating to the epididymis.

epididymal

emanating from or pertaining to the epididymis.

epididymal inflammation
epididymal segmental aplasia
a defect in mesonephric development in which part of the epididymis is missing. A cause of infertility in male dogs manifested by azoospermia. Usually unilateral in bulls and rams; probably inherited.
epididymal sperm granulomas
see sperm granuloma.
epididymal stagnation
a condition in stallions in which peak fertility is maintained only by frequent ejaculation.
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The other causes were epididymal cyst 11%, congenital hydrocele 14%, encysted hydrocele of cord 7%, secondary hydrocele 2%, haematocele 3%, pyocele 4% and spermatocele 2%.
The left lung and epididymal adipose tissue (EAT) were removed and immersed in a fixative solution for 48 hr [6, 30].
This water loss would serve to concentrate the sperm, allowing interactions of the sperm surface with the secretory products of the epididymal epithelial cells needed for sperm maturation.
It is most frequently associated with inguinal hernias and epididymal anomalies (Favorito, Costa, & Sampaio, 2006).
Pumpkin plus vitamin E group showed normal values of epididymal sperm cell characters.