orchidopexy


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or·chi·do·pex·y

n. orquidopexia, orquipexia, procedimiento por el cual se baja y se fija al escroto un testículo que no ha descendido.
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The clinic, which receives referrals locally and internationally, covers a number of procedures, including: inguinal hernia repairs, orchidopexy (surgery used to bring the testes down), umbilical and epigastric hernia repairs, soft tissue biopsies and hydrocelectomy, ear, nose and throat (ENT) procedures, ophthalmologic procedures, urologic procedures, minor plastic surgery procedures and simple orthopaedic and ophthalmology procedures.
Sixty paediatric patients undergoing various elective lower abdominal surgeries like circumcision, orchidopexy, herniotomies, etc.
Orchidopexy is recommended between ages of 6 and 12 months to decrease the risk of testicular torsion or trauma, improve fertility and decrease the risk of testicular neoplasm in adulthood.
A separate inguinal incision for hernias or both inguinal and scrotal incisions was made for orchidopexy.
He had had a previous orchidopexy for an undescended testis, and was human immunodeficiency virus positive, and on highly active antiretroviral therapy.
Variations in timing of surgery among boys who underwent orchidopexy for cryptorchidism.
Results: The total number of patients were 40, in which orchidopexy was performed by single stage FSO during the two years period.
When the testis is non-palpable, laparoscopy plus orchidopexy is the method of therapy.
Once the diagnosis is confirmed, surgical reduction and orchidopexy are required to prevent urologic and sexual sequelae, which include spermatogenesis, fertility, and endocrine issues [1, 2].
The anomalies associated with CUAVD include seminal vesicles and ejaculatory ducts anomalies, cryptorchidism, malrotation of the solitary kidney, multi-cystic kidney, ectopic kidney, and horseshoe kidney and they are often asymptomatic so that they are diagnosed incidentally during orchidopexy or surgical exploration for inguinal hernias or even during evaluation for infertility in adults.
Bladder exstrophy correction, bilateral pelvic osteotomy, external fixation, epispadias correction, and orchidopexy were performed.