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Comparison Between the Clinical Assessment of the Undescended Testis and Its' Ultrasonographic Size

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02731989
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2017 by Meir Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : April 8, 2016
Last Update Posted : July 13, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Meir Medical Center

Brief Summary:
In addition to the manual preoperative examination, the undescended testicle will be measured ultrasonographically. The compared data will help us to evaluate the routine need for preoperative ultrasonographic evaluation of the undescended testicle.

Condition or disease
Undescended Testis

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Case-Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparison Between the Clinical Assessment of the Undescended Testis and Its' Ultrasonographic Size
Estimated Study Start Date : July 24, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date : July 24, 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : July 24, 2019

Group/Cohort
study group
The surgeon will estimate the size difference between the undescended and the normally located testis. Independently the ultrasonographer will measure the true size of both testes in the study group.
Control group
The same measurments will be done by the surgeon and the ultrasonographer on boys without cryptorchism.



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The difference between the testicular size estimated by the surgeon and the actual ultrasonographic size [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
    The difference between the testicular size estimated by the surgeon and the actual ultrasonographic size



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Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year to 13 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Boys operated for unilateral cryptorchism
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Boys operated for unilateral cryptorchism

Exclusion Criteria:

  • bilateral cryptorchism recurrent operation s/p inguinal operation

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02731989


Contacts
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Contact: Zvi Steiner, MD 050-6246788 zvi.steiner@clalit.org.il

Locations
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Israel
Meir Medical Centre Recruiting
Kfar Saba, Israel, 44281
Contact: Zvi Steiner, MD    050-6246788    zvi.steiner@clalit.org.il   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Meir Medical Center

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Responsible Party: Meir Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02731989    
Other Study ID Numbers: 0090-16-MMC
First Posted: April 8, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 13, 2017
Last Verified: July 2017
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Cryptorchidism
Testicular Diseases
Genital Diseases, Male
Urogenital Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Gonadal Disorders
Endocrine System Diseases