Aug 1, 1976

The use of microsurgery in the treatment of the undescended testis

Journal of Pediatric Surgery
R A MacMahonL J Cussen

Abstract

An experimental method of orchidopexy for high inguinal or abdominal testes, in the dog, using microsurgical anastomosis of the testicular vessels to vessels of the thigh or inferior epigastric vessels, is described. Experimental results suggest that this is a feasible method of treatment of such testes. A clinical trial of the method has commenced.

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Undescended Testis (Body Structure)
Anatomical Anastomosis
Cryptorchidism
Entire Thigh
Inferior Colliculus
Testis
Abdomen
Testicular Dysfunction
Microsurgery
Anastomosis

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