• How to Predict Future Fertility in Children With Undescended Testis?

    3 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    A new study's findings might be useful to prioritize the order of patients requiring surgery to move an undescended testis based on the predicted chance of infertility.
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  • Undescended testis: Fate of fertility predicted by blood biomarkers

    Undescended testis: Fate of fertility predicted by blood biomarkers

    3 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    In boys with undescended testis, the risk of developing infertility is traditionally predicted based on a decrease in germ cell count observed using testicular biopsy samples. However, the process of testicular biopsy carries the risk of injury, infection, and developing subfertility. In a new study, researchers from Japan have identified an alternative means of predicting future infertility based on serum sex hormone ratios without performing the testicular biopsy.
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