Transverse testicular ectopia


  • Muhammad Sharif King Edward Medical University
  • Samra Zahra King Edward Medical University/Mayo Hospital Lahore
  • Ahmad Hassan King Edward Medical University/Mayo Hospital Lahore



Download data is not yet available.


Metrics Loading ...

Author Biography

Samra Zahra, King Edward Medical University/Mayo Hospital Lahore

A two and half years child presented with absent testis in one hemiscrotum on right side while both testis were present in  left hemiscrotum (Figure 1).There was no clinical  evidence of hernia. Ultrasound abdomen revealed no evidence of mullerian remnants


Mouli K, Mc Cathy P, Ray V, Rosanthat IM. Persistent Mullerian duct syndrome in a man with transverse testicular ectopia. J Urology 1988; 139:373-5.

Fourcroy JL, Belman Ab. Transverse testicular ectopia with persistent Müllerian duct. Urology 1982; 19(5):536-4- Lenhossek M. Ectopia testis transversa. Anat Anz (Jena) 1886;1:376.

Halstead AE .Ectopia testis transversa. Surg Gynecol Obster 1907; 4:129-32.

Esteves E, Pinus J, Maranhão RF, Abib Sde C, Pinus J. Crossed Testicular Ectopia. São Paulo Med J. 1995; 113(4):935–40.

Pandey A, Gupta DK, Gangopadhyay AN, Sharma SP. Misdiagnosed transverse testicular ectopia: A rare entity. Hernia. 2009;13(3):305-7.



How to Cite

Sharif M, Zahra S, Hassan A. Transverse testicular ectopia. J Pediatr Adolesc Surg [Internet]. 2022Feb.20 [cited 2022Aug.7];2(1). Available from:
Share |

Most read articles by the same author(s)