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Diseases » Cryptorchidism » Summary

What is Cryptorchidism?

What is Cryptorchidism?

  • Cryptorchidism: Misplaced testes hidden in the abdomen at birth.
  • Cryptorchidism: failure of testes to descend into scrotum.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Cryptorchidism: failure of one or both testes to move into the scrotum as the male fetus develops.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Cryptorchidism: Introduction

Types of Cryptorchidism:

Broader types of Cryptorchidism:

How serious is Cryptorchidism?

Complications of Cryptorchidism: see complications of Cryptorchidism

What causes Cryptorchidism?

Causes of Cryptorchidism: see causes of Cryptorchidism
Risk factors for Cryptorchidism: see risk factors for Cryptorchidism

What are the symptoms of Cryptorchidism?

Symptoms of Cryptorchidism: see symptoms of Cryptorchidism

Complications of Cryptorchidism: see complications of Cryptorchidism

Can anyone else get Cryptorchidism?

More information: see contagiousness of Cryptorchidism
Inheritance: see inheritance of Cryptorchidism

Cryptorchidism: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Cryptorchidism.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Cryptorchidism.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Cryptorchidism: Urologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Cryptorchidism.
Treatments for Cryptorchidism: see treatments for Cryptorchidism
Research for Cryptorchidism: see research for Cryptorchidism

Organs Affected by Cryptorchidism:

Organs and body systems related to Cryptorchidism include:

Name and Aliases of Cryptorchidism

Main name of condition: Cryptorchidism

Class of Condition for Cryptorchidism: congen.defect

Other names or spellings for Cryptorchidism:

Undescended testicle, Cryptorchism (maldescended or ectopic testis) Source - Diseases Database

Cryptorchidy, Cryptorchism
Source - WordNet 2.1

Cryptorchidism: Related Conditions

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