The nomad testis

Mouriquand, P.
January 2007
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Jan2007, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p3
Academic Journal
The author comments on the paper "Prevalence of Acquired Undescended Testis in 6-year, 9-year and 13-year-old Dutch Schoolboys" that was published within the issue. According to the author, there were flaws in the study, particularly the part where diagnosis of undescended testis was made on three groups of Dutch male children. There are factors that may influence the findings of the study such as the quality of the examination and the history of inguinal surgery among the boys examined.


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