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Korean J Androl. 2011 Apr;29(1):85-87. Korean. Case Report. https://doi.org/10.5534/kja.2011.29.1.85
Lee GH .
Department of Urology, Dankook University College of Medicine, Cheonan, Korea. multiorigins@yahoo.com
Abstract

Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a rare genetic disease caused by a deletion or disruption of genes in chromosome 15. Commonly associated characteristics of this disorder include obesity, mental retardation, short stature, and hypogonadotropic hypogonadism. A 3-year-old-boy who initially presented hypoplastic scotum, small penis and bilateral cryptorchism was confirmed the diagnosis of PWS using of with genetic tests. Finally, he was taken bilateral orchiopexy.

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