Subdirector de la Carrera de Especialista en Endocrinología Pediátrica, Universidad de Buenos Aires. La criptorquidia es la anomalía genital más común en el recién nacido varón .. alternativas: la cirugía a cielo abierto o la laparoscopia. Acta Pediátrica de México Volumen 27, Núm. 6, noviembre-diciembre, Criptorquidia. Nueva Se analiza qué pacientes requieren cirugía y cuáles Palabras clave: Criptorquidia, testículos, tratamiento hormonal, tratamiento quirúrgico. Revista Mexicana de Cirugía Pediátrica 15 years of age, with criptorquidia inguinal, patients by means of orquidopexia paraescrotal, in a pediatric Hospital.

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On the other hand, in the group who had had orchidopexy before the age of 13 years, RR was 2.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab It is important to look for the position of testes during physical examination of the newborn, and to register both testicular locations at birth. Surgical treatment of undescended testes. En un estudio 55 donde se incluyeron pacientes adultos con antecedentes de orquidopexia unilateral n: In humans, these phases are completed at birth.

A study including data of 1, consecutive boys who underwent testicular biopsy simultaneously with surgery for cryptorchidism.

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These observations suggest that certain environmental factors with estrogen activity might act as endocrine disruptors to inhibit Pediatria and induce lack of testicular descent. The observation in some occidental countries of an increment in the prevalence of criptorchidism associated with hypospadias, male infertility and testicular cancer suggested that environmental factors might disrupt endocrine function involved in the differentiation of the male reproductive apparatus.


This is the transitory post natal elevation of gonadotropins with consequent stimulation of Leydig cells and increases in serum testosterone. Nine GnRH studies were randomized and could be included in the study, while since only 2 hCG studies were randomized, they were excluded from the meta-analysis. The secretion of AMH increases up to 12 months of age, to subsequently decrease gradually up to puberty, at a time when an inverse correlation with testosterone is established.

It has been described that the descent down the inguinal canal is rapid and it is completed around the 28th week. The technique is effective, safe, with low risk of complications, reproducible and with better aesthetic results, allowing correction simultaneous of associated inguinal pathologist. In Argentina, there is no data published on the incidence cirugix acquired cryptorchidism. On the other hand, it has also been postulated that cryptochidism could be the consequence of an alteration of testicular organogenesis during fetal life.

Dos posibles mecanismos han sido postulados: Even though no treatment is necessary 4these patients need to be followed to confirm the scrotal location Prevalence of late orchidopexy is consistent with some undescended testes being acquired. Pediatr Res Moreover, serum levels of testosterone showed a positive correlation with sperm criptorqudia, motility and morphology. A su vez puede ser uni o bilateral.

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Serum inhibin B levels remain elevated up to 15 moths of age. Determination of serum inhibin B is useful to evaluate the testicular interstitial-tubular function. Classically, two phases are described: Generally, it is recommended to performed orchidopexy, one testis at a time. Finally, no information on fertility is as yet available in patients who underwent surgery very early: Hormonal Changes in 3-Month-Old Cryptorchid boys.

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Indian J Pediatr Traditionally the testicular reduction is made by inguinal boarding, despite can take place by paraescrotal route in safe, effective form and with better aesthetic results. Patients under hCG treatment can present reversible symptoms, such as local pain, penile growth, erections, pubic hair growth and changes in behavior. J Pediatr Surg Surgical approaches depend on testicular palpation: The first reports about these therapies go back to year 2, 3.

To facilitate palpation the use of soaped hands is useful. On the basis of studies of histological changes decrease of germ cell per tubule and hormonal determinations decrease of serum levels inhibin B and testosteroneat present it is widely accepted that surgical correction should be carried out before the age of 2 years Existen factores de riesgo asociados como antecedentes familiares, RCIU, bajo peso al nacer, tabaquismo durante el embarazo, diabetes gestacional.

In contrast to these studies, another group proposes hormonal treatment with GnRH as a coadjutant therapy of to early orchidopexy, to improve fertility prognosis 48, 49,