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Costa V, Ungar WJ. Systematic review on orchidopexy for the Canadian Paediatric Surgical Wait Times project. Toronto: Technology Assessment at SickKids (TASK). 2009
This technical report summarized guidelines and consensus on orchidopexy, results from systematic reviews, RCTs, and observational studies that evaluated outcomes of orchidopexy, hormone treatments associated with orchidopexy, and the impact of orchidopexy on fertility and testicular cancer. A total of 61 citations were eligible and appraised for quality.
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Canada; Child; Cryptorchidism; Orchiopexys; Waiting Lists
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Program of Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8 tel: (416) 813-8519 fax: (416) 813-5979 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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