A stereological study of the renal and adrenal glandular structure of red-legged partridge (Alectoris chukar)

Colcimen N., Cakmak G.

FOLIA MORPHOLOGICA, vol.80, no.1, pp.210-214, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 80 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/fm.a2020.0010
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, BIOSIS, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.210-214
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes


Background: Partridge is a major bird species that has recently gained an increasing importance as an alternative food source and a game animal in hunting tourism. Herein, we aimed to examine the histological structure and stereological properties of the renal and adrenal glands of red-legged partridge.