The Authors illustrate their experience in the treatment of a case of left criptorchidism using laparoscopic technique associated with traditional surgery (Fowler-Stephens technique) without important complications during and after the procedure. The non palpable testis was located in the peritoneal cavity. The first step consists in a laparoscopic clip ligation of the spermatic vessels with the intent of improve the vasal collateral blood flow. After a 6 months interval, the patient underwent laparoscopic orchidopexy.
|Translated title of the contribution||Orchiopexy|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Archivio Italiano di Urologia e Andrologia|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 1993|
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