Clinical, hormonal and chromosomal analysis of undervirilized male/46XY DSD – a 3years experience of national institute of child health

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Methodology This study was conducted in National Institute of Child Health at Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology from January 2008 to December 2010. A Total of 127 Patient under age of 14 years with ambiguity, micropenis, hypospadias, cryptorchism and delayed puberty were selected and studied.USG Pelvis, HCG Stimulation test and Chromosomal analysis were carried out in all patients. Two types of HCG stimulation test were performed. Short HCG was done in children ten and less than ten years of age. Prolong HCG was performed in children more than ten years of age. Laproscopy and biopsy were carried out in patients who had mullerian duct structure on USG and also in patients with no gonads. FISH analysis was done in patients who were 46XX karyotype with testes.

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@inproceedings{Atta2013ClinicalHA, title={Clinical, hormonal and chromosomal analysis of undervirilized male/46XY DSD – a 3years experience of national institute of child health}, author={Irum Atta and Saira Waqar Lone and Yasir Naqi Khan and Mohsina Noor Ibrahim and Jamal Raza}, year={2013} }