Testicular adrenal rest tumors and Leydig and Sertoli cell function in boys with classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

@article{MartnezAguayo2007TesticularAR,
  title={Testicular adrenal rest tumors and Leydig and Sertoli cell function in boys with classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia.},
  author={Alejandro Mart{\'i}nez-Aguayo and Anabela Jesus Pereira Rocha and Nadia Rojas and Cyril Garcia and Raul Parra and M. Gabriela Lagos and Ligia Valdivia and Helena M Poggi and Andre{\'i}na Cattani},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2007},
  volume={92 12},
  pages={4583-9}
}
CONTEXT Infertility observed in adult males with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) has been associated with testicular adrenal rest tumors (TART) that may originate during childhood. OBJECTIVE Our objective was to describe the prevalence of TART and Sertoli and Leydig cell function in a group of boys aged 2-10 yr with CAH and to compare prevalence with that of a control group. DESIGN From August 2005 to January 2007, 19 patients with classical CAH (CAH group) were referred from seven… CONTINUE READING
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