The presence or absence of an impalpable testis can be predicted from clinical observations alone
Article first published online: 25 JUN 2002
Volume 90, Issue 1, pages 97–99, July 2002
How to Cite
Mesrobian, H.-G.O., Chassaignac, J.M. and Laud, P.W. (2002), The presence or absence of an impalpable testis can be predicted from clinical observations alone. BJU International, 90: 97–99. doi: 10.1046/j.1464-410X.2002.02807.x
- Issue published online: 25 JUN 2002
- Article first published online: 25 JUN 2002
- Accepted for publication 8 March 2002
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H.-G. O. Mesrobian, MD, Professor and Chief, Section of Urology.
J.M. Chassaignac, MD, Resident in Urology.
P.W. Laud, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics.
contralateral descended testis
positive predictive value.