Sertoli cell-only syndrome
Other Names for this Disease
- Del Castillo syndrome
- Germinal cell aplasia
Your QuestionHow common is Sertoli cell-only syndrome? Are there any studies regarding this condition? I was diagnosed recently and I can't find much information about it.
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The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Web site has a page for locating libraries in your area that can provide direct access to these journals (print or online). The Web page also describes how you can get these articles through interlibrary loan and Loansome Doc (an NLM document-ordering service). You can access this page at the following link http://nnlm.gov/members/. You can also contact the NLM toll-free at 888-346-3656 to locate libraries in your area.
The National Institutes of Health, through the National Library of Medicine, developed ClinicalTrials.gov to provide patients, family members, and members of the public with current information on clinical research studies. Studies involving Sertoli cell-only syndrome may not be listed at a particular time, but the site should be checked often for updates. To search for a study, use "Sertoli cell only" as your search term.
Individuals can also contact the Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison (PRPL) Office at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). We recommend calling the toll-free number listed below to speak with a specialist, who can help you determine if you are eligible for any clinical trials.
Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison Office (PRPL)
NIH Clinical Center
Bethesda, Maryland 20892-2655
Web site: http://clinicalcenter.nih.gov/
If you are interested in enrolling in a clinical trial, you can find helpful general information on clinical trials at the following ClinicalTrials.gov Web page: http://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/info/understandResources on many charitable or special-fare flights to research and treatment sites and low-cost hospitality accommodations for outpatients and family members, as well as ambulance services, are listed on the Web site of the Office of Rare Diseases Research (ORDR), part of the National Institutes of Health. http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/Resources.aspx?PageID=8
- Edward David Kim, Joe D Mobley. Sertoli cell-only syndrome. eMedicine. August 14, 2009; http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/437884-overview. Accessed 2/17/2011.
- Marla J. F. O'Neill. SERTOLI CELL-ONLY SYNDROME, Y-LINKED. OMIM. March 3, 2009; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/omim/400042. Accessed 2/18/2011.