Dosages (mg/kg/d) Body weight (g) Ventral prostate (mg/100g) Seminal Vesicle (mg/100g) BC/LA (mg/100g) Glans penis (mg/100g) Cowper’s gland (mg/100g)
0 299 ± 18 7.3 ± 0.8 14.4 ± 4.2 65.2 ± 13.5 18.7 ± 3.4 2.6 ± 0.4
60 305 ± 22 8.6 ± 0.9* 12.9 ± 1.8 60.1 ± 1.7 18.5 ± 1.6 2.2 ± 0.3
200 307 ± 15 9.6 ± 1.7* 14.2 ± 1.4 59.9 ± 5.2 19.7 ± 2.5 2.8 ± 0.7
600 283 ± 20 8.4 ± 1.2 17.2 ± 1.8 56.7 ± 9.2 20.8 ± 2.0 2.8 ± 1.0
TP 337 ± 21 48.7 ± 5.8 130.9 ± 11.2 155.2 ± 10.6 28.5 ± 2.8 9.3 ± 0.7
60+TP 341 ± 21 45.9 ± 6.6 140.1 ± 27.2 157.2 ± 14.2 29.0 ± 1.3 10.1 ± 2.3
200+TP 332 ± 21 47.9 ± 7.3 144.0 ± 23.0 179.0 ± 12.8## 30.1 ± 1.5 10.4 ± 2.4
600+TP 313 ± 19 43.8 ± 7.7 141.8 ± 17.0 159.2 ± 24.1 29.8 ± 3.2 11.7 ± 2.0
FT + TP 329 ± 24 8.4 ± 1.3## 15.0 ± 2.3## 63.2 ± 7.8## 18.6 ± 3.8## 3.0 ± 0.7##
TP; testosterone propionate, FT; flutamide, BC/LA; Bulbocavernosus and levator ani muscles. * Significantly different from control at P<0.05. ## Significantly different from TP at P<0.01.
Table 2: Body weights and relative accessory sex organ weights (mean ± SD) in the Hershberger assay