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

Acute urinary retention caused by seminoma in a case of persistent Mullerian duct syndrome.
 

Author(s): Jayesh Modi, Deepika Modi, Lira Bachani

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;58(1):83-5.

 

Urinary symptoms have been described secondary to a pelvic mass originating from the ovary, uterus, cervix, prostate, or rectum. Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome is a rare form of intersex disorder, characterized by the presence of uterus and fallopian tubes in an otherwise 46 XY ...

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2015

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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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Transverse testicular ectopia: a rare presentation with persistent Müllerian duct syndrome.
 

Author(s): Onur Telli, Mehmet Ilker Gökçe, Perviz Haciyev, Tarkan Soygür, Berk Burgu

Journal: J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol. 2014 Sep;6(3):180-2.

 

Undescended testes can be found in the inguinal channel or in the abdomen. Rarely, undescended testes can present with transverse testicular ectopia (TTE) and very rarely, with residual Müllerian duct (MD) structures. This latter presentation is called persistent MD syndrome (PMDS). ...

Last Updated: 22 Sep 2014

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

Persistent Müllerian duct syndrome: lessons learned from managing a series of eight patients over a 10-year period and review of literature regarding malignant risk from the Müllerian remnants.
 

Author(s): Jasmin Farikullah, Sarah Ehtisham, Simona Nappo, Leena Patel, Supul Hennayake

Journal: BJU Int.. 2012 Dec;110(11 Pt C):E1084-9.

 

Study Type--Therapy (case series) Level of Evidence 4. What's known on the subject? and What does the study add? Approximately 200 cases of persistent Müllerian duct syndrome have been reported over the last 50 years and most authors suggest leaving the Müllerian remnant in situ ...

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2013

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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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