[Unsuccessful laparoscopic castration in a cryptorchid Frisian stallion].

Abstract

A 2-year-old unilateral inguinal cryptorchid Frisian stallion was castrated by bilateral laparoscopic intra-abdominal spermatic cord transection. Because blood testosterone levels were still high on postoperative day 7, both testicles were removed using an open approach. Pathology revealed the presence of vital Leydig-cells in both testes. Failure of the… (More)

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@article{Voermans2006UnsuccessfulLC, title={[Unsuccessful laparoscopic castration in a cryptorchid Frisian stallion].}, author={Margreet Voermans and Maarten van der Velden}, journal={Tijdschrift voor diergeneeskunde}, year={2006}, volume={131 21}, pages={774-7} }