Ultra structural studies were carried out on 154 biopsies obtained from the cryptorchid testicles of children between the ages of two weeks and sixteen years (Table 1). 37 biopsies of normal testicles from children aged between a few days and fourteen years served as a control. Most of the biopsies from normal testicles, particularly up to the age of one, were obtained immediately post mortem.


Inguinal Hernia Sertoli Cell Leydig Cell Osteogenesis Imperfecta Seminiferous Tubule 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin-Heidelberg 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Faruk Hadžiselimović
    • 1
  1. 1.Basler KinderspitalBasleSwitzerland

Personalised recommendations