persistent mullerian duct syndrome

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per·sis·tent mül·le·ri·an duct syn·drome

familial disorder with presence of fallopian tube, uterus, and testis in a male. Deficient müllerian inhibitory substance secondary to Sertoli cell defect.
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persistent müllerian duct syndrome

A rare form of male pseudohermaphroditism of childhood onset, which is characterised by persistence of müllerian duct (“female”) structures in a phenotypically normal male.
Clinical findings
Cryptorchidism, testicular hypoplasia, normal virilisation at puberty, increased testicular tumours and transverse testicular ectopia.
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Persistent Mullerian 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 Mullerian remnants.
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Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome (PMDS) is a disorder of sexual differentiation characterised by the persistence of Mullerian derivatives in males with an XY karyotype and normal virilization.
INTRODUCTION: Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome (PMDS) is a rare form of internal male pseudohermaphroditism in which Mullerian duct derivatives are seen in a male patient.
The often encountered unusual contents are appendix, ovary, fallopian tubes, urinary bladder, colonic diverticulum, Meckel's diverticulum or persistent mullerian duct syndrome has been reported 1, 2.
Nishikant N Gujar et al (ref 13) reported a case of male form of persistent Mullerian Duct Syndrome of type I (hernia uteri inguinalis) which presented as an obstructed inguinal hernia.
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