An undescended testicle (cryptorchidism) refers to a testicle that has not descended into the scrotum.
WHAT MAKES US SUSPECT IT?
- Non palpable testicle/testicles
Ultrasound (abdominal/genital) can help locate the undescended testicle.
Surgical correction if testicle does not descend on its own after 1 year (to prevent sterility/malignancy).
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