Anogenital Distance and Penile Length in Infants with Hypospadias or Cryptorchidism: Comparison with Normative Data

@inproceedings{Thankamony2013AnogenitalDA,
  title={Anogenital Distance and Penile Length in Infants with Hypospadias or Cryptorchidism:
Comparison with Normative Data},
  author={Ajay Thankamony and Ngee Lek and Dan J Carroll and Martyn Williams and David B Dunger and Carlo L Acerini and Ken K Ong and Ieuan A Hughes},
  booktitle={Environmental health perspectives},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Anogenital distance (AGD) in animals is a sensitive biomarker of fetal endocrine disruption and the associated testicular dysgenesis syndrome (TDS). However, AGD in human infants with cryptorchidism and hypospadias, which are potential manifestations of TDS during childhood, is not clearly described. OBJECTIVE Our aim was to compare AGD in boys with cryptorchidism or hypospadias against normative data. METHODS Boys with isolated cryptorchidism (n = 71, age 13.4 ± 5.8 months) or… CONTINUE READING
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