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.
Synonym(s): hernia uteri inguinale
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persistent müllerian duct syndromeA rare form of male pseudohermaphroditism of childhood onset, which is characterised by persistence of müllerian duct (“female”) structures in a phenotypically normal male.
Cryptorchidism, testicular hypoplasia, normal virilisation at puberty, increased testicular tumours and transverse testicular ectopia.
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