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Cholinergic Innervation of Oviducts in Rabbit

KRAUS V, GOMBOS A, DUSEK N
Veterinarni Medicina 36, 1991, 297-302

Distribution of cholinergic nerves in the oviduct wall in rabbits was investigated by a neurohistochemical method after El Badawi and Schenk (1967). Higher density of cholinergic nerve fibres was confirmed to occur mainly in the isthmic part, but in contrast with literary data it was also found in the ampullar part of oviducts. In the basal parts of oviduct mucosa there were only few cholinergic nerve fibres unlike their density in woman's oviduct. A major part of cholinergic nerves are concentrated in a thick muscular tissue


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