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 14 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Analysis of anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) and its receptor (AMHR2) genes in patients with persistent Müllerian duct syndrome.
 

Author(s): Mirian Yumie Nishi, Sorahia Domenice, Andréa Trevas Maciel-Guerra, Alberto Zaba Neto, Marcia Alessandra Cavalaro Pereira da Silva, Elaine Maria Frade Costa, Gil Guerra-Junior, Berenice Bilharinho de Mendonca

Journal: Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol. 2012 Nov;56(8):473-8.

 

To screen for mutations in AMH and AMHR2 genes in patients with persistent Müllerian duct syndrome (PMDS).

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2013

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[A case of persistent Mullerian duct syndrome diagnosed by laparoscopic examination for impalpable testis].
 

Author(s): Daisuke Goto, Katsuya Aoki, Kenji Otsuka, Masaomi Kuwada, Katsunori Yoshida, Kiyohide Fujimoto, Yoshihiko Hirao

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2012 Sep;58(9):507-9.

 

Persistent mullerian duct syndrome describes a group of patients with a 46 XY karyotype and normal male external genitalia, but internal mullerian structures. A 7-month-old boy presented with a left inguinal hernia, a left undescended testis and a right impalpable testis. Inguinal ...

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2012

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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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