orchiopexy


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operation to bring an undescended testicle into the scrotum

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Synchronous bilateral neonatal torsion has been reported in up to 17% of cases, and is typically managed with immediate surgical exploration and orchiopexy given the risk of anorchia (Abraham, Charles, Gera, & Srinivasjois, 2015; DaJusta et al.
One orchiopexy was performed on a patient greater than 14 years old.
The epidemiology of congenital cryptorchidism, testicular ascent and orchiopexy.
Cancer cases spiked when orchiopexy was performed after age 12
Risk factors placing a patient in a "high-risk group" for testicular cancer include a history of any one or more of the following: cryptorchidism (undescended testicle), orchiopexy (surgical correction of the undescended testicle), testicular atrophy (degeneration of the testicle), prior diagnosis of mumps, orchitis (inflammation of the testicle), inguinal hernia, hydrocele (fluid around the testicle), and previous testicular cancer (American Academy of Family Physicians, 1994).
8] The American Academy of Family Physicians recommends an annual clinical testicular examination for men aged 13-39 years who have a history of cryptorchidism, orchiopexy, or testicular atrophy.
HR4 Clinical testicular exam: Men with a history of cryptorchidism, orchiopexy, or testicular atrophy.
Dexamethasone is a powerful anti-inflammatory drug and its efficacy in reduction of postoperative pain in various surgical procedures10-12 and nausea as well as vomiting has been confirmed in some procedures, such as tonsillectomy and orchiopexy.
It was determined that there was enough mobilization on this testicle to allow for an orchiopexy.
Surgical treatment of unilaterally undescended testes: Testicular growth after randomization to orchiopexy at age 9 months or 3 years.
Results found that testicular biopsies taken at the time of orchiopexy demonstrated a higher fertility index in the pre-treated group (Schwentner et al.
Bianchi A Squire BR: Trans-scrotal orchiopexy: orchiopexy revised.
We deemed it salvageable and performed a bilateral orchiopexy.