cryptorchid


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crypt·or·chi·dism

 (krĭp-tôr′kĭ-dĭz′əm) also crypt·or·chism (-kĭz′əm)
n.
A developmental defect marked by the failure of the testes to descend into the scrotum.

[From New Latin cryptorchidismus, from Greek kruptorkhos, having undescended testicles : crypt(o)- + orkhis, orkhid-, testicle.]

crypt·or′chid n.

cryptorchid

(krɪpˈtɔːkɪd)
n
(Anatomy) an animal or human in which the testes fail to descend into the scrotum
adj
(Anatomy) denoting or relating to such an individual
[from crypto- + orchid, from Greek orkhis testicle]
crypˈtorchidˌism, crypˈtorchism n
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The seminal profile of the cryptorchid and orchitic bulls was investigated.
2) It can also be seen in the following settings: cryptorchid testes (2%-4%), dysgenetic testes (up to 25%), testes of infertile males (0%-1%), and testes of healthy males (0.
Just 10 years earlier, only 14 percent of males were cryptorchid, observes Charles Facemire, an ecological geneticist with the U.
Multinucleated spermatogonia have been observed in the testes of both juvenile cryptorchid boys (Cones et al.
Cryptorchid testes diagnosed in adulthood frequently contain lesions that involve all testicular structures, although the severity of lesions varies widely.
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Boys with undescended testis(es) after the first year of life were not considered cryptorchid because they may have had retractile testes.
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Boys first noted in the medical record to have undescended testis(es) after the first year of life were not considered cryptorchid because they may have had retractile testes.
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Boys with undescended testes (nonpalpable, inguinal, suprascrotal, high scrotal), either uni- or bilaterally at birth, were included in the group of cryptorchid boys.