Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome

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Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome

The persistent mullerian duct syndrome is characterized by the persistence of mullerian derivatives, uterus and tubes, in otherwise normally virilized males (summary by {12:Knebelmann et al., 1991}).
 

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The terms "Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome" returned 17 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Uterine leiomyoma in a man with persistent Müllerian duct syndrome and seminoma.
 

Author(s): Stefan M Kovachev, Svetoslav D Nikolov, Anna P Mihova

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Nov;16(11):735-7.

 

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2015

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Robot-assisted laparoscopic hysterectomy, gonadal biopsy, and orchiopexies in an infant with persistent mullerian duct syndrome.
 

Author(s): Jonathan A Wu, Michael H Hsieh

Journal: Urology. 2014 Apr;83(4):915-7.

 

An infant born with hypospadias and no palpable gonads was diagnosed with persistent mullerian duct syndrome (PMDS) based on history, physical examination, laboratory testing, and radiologic imaging. A robot-assisted laparoscopic hysterectomy, right gonadal biopsy, and bilateral orchiopexies ...

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2014

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Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome with transverse testicular ectopia: rare presentation of inguinal hernia.
 

Author(s): Ashish Gupta, Nilanjan Panda, Makhan Lal Saha, Shuvro Ganguly, Samik Kumar Bandyopadhyay, Ruchira Das

Journal: Urol J. 2013 ;10(2):909-11.

 

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2013

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The terms "Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Temitope O Odi, Lukman O Abdur-Rahman, Abdulrasheed A Nasir

Journal: Afr J Paediatr Surg. ;7(3):191-3.

 

Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome is a rare form of internal male pseudohermaphroditism, in which Mullerian duct derivatives (uterus and fallopian tubes) are present in a genotypic (46XY) and phenotypic male. Over 150 cases have been reported, mainly from outside the African setting. ...

Last Updated: 22 Sep 2010

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AMH and AMH receptor defects in persistent Müllerian duct syndrome.
 

Author(s): Nathalie Josso, Corinne Belville, Nathalie di Clemente, Jean-Yves Picard

Journal: Hum. Reprod. Update. ;11(4):351-6.

 

Anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) produced by fetal Sertoli cells is responsible for regression of Müllerian ducts, the anlage for uterus and Fallopian tubes, during male sex differentiation. A member of the transforming growth factor-beta superfamily, AMH signals through two transmembrane ...

Last Updated: 8 Jun 2005

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