Long-Term Outcome in Congenital Undescended Testis After Surgical Treatment by Orchidopexy

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Medical Center Alkmaar
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: November 14, 2005
Last updated: May 21, 2008
Last verified: May 2008

The purpose of this study is to determine the long-term outcome in congenital undescended testis after surgical treatment by orchidopexy and to what extent orchidopexy is the treatment for congenital undescended testis.

Undescended Testis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Long-Term Outcome in Congenital Undescended Testis After Surgical Treatment by Orchidopexy

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Further study details as provided by Medical Center Alkmaar:

Enrollment: 181
Study Start Date: August 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2007

Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Months to 25 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The orchidopexy has taken place in the Medical Center Alkmaar between 1986-2004
  • The indication concerned a congenital undescended testis
  • It concerns a first orchidopexy to the concerning testis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Orchidopexy has taken place on an other reason than congenital undescended testis (for example: torsio testis)
  • It concerns re-orchidopexy
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00253253

Medical Center Alkmaar
Alkmaar, Noord-Holland, Netherlands, 1815 J D
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medical Center Alkmaar
Study Director: W.W. M. Hack, MD, PhD Department of Pediatrics, Medical Centre Alkmar
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00253253     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P05.936L
Study First Received: November 14, 2005
Last Updated: May 21, 2008
Health Authority: Netherlands: The Central Committee on Research Involving Human Subjects (CCMO)

Keywords provided by Medical Center Alkmaar:
orchidopexy, long-term outcome, congenital

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Testicular Diseases
Genital Diseases, Male
Urogenital Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Gonadal Disorders
Endocrine System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 15, 2014