Systematic review and meta-analysis comparing outcomes following orchidopexy for cryptorchidism before or after 1 year of age
Current guidelines recommend orchidopexy for cryptorchidism by 12 months of age, yet this is not universally adhered to. The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to compare outcomes between orchidopexies performed before and after 1 year of age.
MEDLINE and Embase were searched (September 2015) using terms relating to cryptorchidism, orchidopexy and the outcomes of interest. Studies were eligible for inclusion if they compared orc...Expand abstract
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