Pronounced: or-kee-o-pecks-eeEn Español (Spanish Version)
Testicles should move down 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 reviewedMay 2014by Adrienne Carmack, MD
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