Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism

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Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 9  |  Page : 685--687

Seedless orchids: Issues in the anorchid adult


Shaikh Altamash1, K. V. S Hari kumar2 
1 Saifee Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Endocrinology, Command Hospital, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Shaikh Altamash
Saifee Hospital, Mumbai - 400 008, Maharashtra
India

Disorders of sexual differentiation (DSD) are among the challenging problems in the field of endocrinology. When presenting late in an adult the therapeutic as well as diagnostic issues may be different and difficult. Bilateral anorchia is rare. The desire of future parenting is a real challenge when such patients ask for their own biological generations. This case depicts the late presentation of DSD in an anorchid adult and the management issues.


How to cite this article:
Altamash S, kumar KH. Seedless orchids: Issues in the anorchid adult.Indian J Endocr Metab 2013;17:685-687


How to cite this URL:
Altamash S, kumar KH. Seedless orchids: Issues in the anorchid adult. Indian J Endocr Metab [serial online] 2013 [cited 2019 Dec 12 ];17:685-687
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