Laparoscopic versus open orchidopexy in children with intra-abdominal testes.


BACKGROUND/PURPOSE The management of intra-abdominal testis has been controversial but has changed significantly since the introduction of the laparoscopic technique. The aim of our study was to evaluate the success rate of laparoscopic orchidopexy (LO) compared with that of open orchidopexy (OO). MATERIALS AND METHODS In Kuopio University Hospital, 35 of… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/lap.2007.0176