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Year : 2014  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 269-272

Crossed testicular ectopia: Report of six cases

1 Şişli Etfal Education and Research Hospital, Departments of Pediatric Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
2 Department of Pediatric Surgery, Yüzüncü Yıl University, Faculty of Medicine, Van, Turkey
3 Private Veni Vidi Hospital, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Ankara, Turkey

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DOI: 10.4103/0189-6725.137341

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Crossed testicular ectopia or transverse testicular ectopia is an extremely rare anomaly characterised by migration of one testis towards the opposite inguinal canal, usually associated with unilateral inguinal hernia. This report describes six cases of crossed ectopic testes, one of the largest series, and with unusual clinical histories.

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