ClinicalTrials.gov
ClinicalTrials.gov Menu

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

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00253253
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 15, 2005
Last Update Posted : May 22, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Medical Center Alkmaar

Brief Summary:
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.

Condition or disease
Undescended Testis

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 181 participants
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Long-Term Outcome in Congenital Undescended Testis After Surgical Treatment by Orchidopexy
Study Start Date : August 2006
Study Completion Date : January 2007




Information from the National Library of Medicine

Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.


Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Months to 25 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

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

Information from the National Library of Medicine

To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00253253


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

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00253253     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P05.936L
First Posted: November 15, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 22, 2008
Last Verified: May 2008

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

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