Pronounced: or-kee-o-pecks-eeEn Español (Spanish Version)
Testiscles should lower from the abdomen into the scrotum before birth. Some boys are born with one or both testicles still inside the abdomen or groin. This is called undescended testicles. Orchiopexy is a surgery to lower the testicle(s) into the scrotum.
Last reviewedAugust 2013by Michael Woods, MD
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