Laparoscopy-assisted orchidopexy, a case report.

Posted by Jafrul Hannan on Sat, Feb 20, 2010  
No of Views(3884)

Introduction:Undescended testis isa concern for parental anxiety other than its inherent problems. And in 10-20% cases of non-palpable testes laparoscopy is the ultimate answers for accurate diagnosis as well as for treatment. Case Report: A 20 month old male child was presented to us with impalpable testis on the left side. USG was inconclusive. Laparoscopic approach was planned for diagnosis followed by lap-assisted orchidopexy. The operation took 95 minutes. Post-operative recovery was uneventful and pt was discharged the following morning. Conclusions:Laparoscopy-assisted orchidopexy is safe and effective procedure obviating the need for big incision. Key words: Undescended testis, orchiopexy, laparoscopy-assisted orchidopexy.

Advertisement

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.





Popular Contributors

Lachmi Deb Roy subnirmala HannahSP Krishna Bora Dr.Trupti Antony76 Lakshmi Gopal ThelmaSimon aruna75