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In the literature of the last several years the question of the transplantation of the testis has received much attention, and the effects of auto-, homo-, and heterotransplantation have been extensively studied. The experimental investigations of Voronoff and their clinical applications have appeared to open up a new field of work. The question of the rejuvenescence of the senescent organism stands in the foreground of the Voronoff investigations. This observer has developed his own method of operation, which consists essentially in the transplantation of the testis upon the tunica vaginalis. According to Voronoff the testis of a chimpanzee transplanted in
Klinische and Experimentelle Beiträge zur Frage der Hodentransplantation.. Ann Intern Med. 1929;2:692–693. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-2-7-692
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1929;2(7):692-693.
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