Cryptorchidism: Failure of descent of one or both of the testes into the scrotum. The testes first develop within the abdomen before birth and then normally descend into the scrotum. Cryptorchidism is also called undescended testes.
Males with cryptorchidism that is not surgically corrected in early childhood are at increased risk for developing testicular cancer.
Cryptorchidism is the most common genital problem encountered in pediatrics.
Undescended testicle (cryptorchidism) â€” Comprehensive overview covers causes, complications and treatment of this disorder.
Cryptorchidism is the most common abnormality of male sexual development.
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At birth, the testicles of a male puppy are still within its abdomen. As the animal develops, the testicles slowly "descend" into the scrotum.