Treatment of cryptorchidism with male sex hormone

@inproceedings{Zelson1939TreatmentOC,
  title={Treatment of cryptorchidism with male sex hormone},
  author={Carl Zelson and Ernst W. Steinitz},
  year={1939}
}
Summary 1. A review of the 47 cases in the literature on the treatment ofcryptorchidism with male sex hormone is presented in tabular form. Eleven (23.4 per cent) of the cases responded to treatment with complete descent of the testicles; and 13 (27.6 per cent) of the cases showed only a partial response to therapy. 2. Twenty boys with cryptorchidism were treated with male sexhormone: 17 of the boys had unilateral undescended testicles, and 3 of the boys had bilateral undescended testicles. 3… CONTINUE READING