The synthetic corticosteroid triamcinolone acetonide, dramatically alters the normal morphogenesis of the fetal monkey thymus. Exposure of the fetus to the drug between 45 and 83 days' gestation inhibits differentiation of the lymphoid elements, especially those in the cortex.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Journal of Medical Primatology|
|State||Published - 1977|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Animal Science and Zoology