Importance of early postnatal germ cell maturation for fertility of cryptorchid males.

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PATIENTS/METHOD Twenty-seven adults who underwent an orchidopexy before 2 years of age have recently had their spermiograms analyzed. RESULTS Sixty-three percent of them had a normal sperm count; their germ cells had undergone the second stage of maturation and adult dark (Ad) spermatogonia were present at the time of surgery 20-25 years earlier. In… (More)

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@article{Hadiselimovi2001ImportanceOE, title={Importance of early postnatal germ cell maturation for fertility of cryptorchid males.}, author={Faruk Had{\vz}iselimovi{\'c} and Bruno Herzog}, journal={Hormone research}, year={2001}, volume={55 1}, pages={6-10} }