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Definition of "orchiopexy" [orchiopexy]

  • The procedure to move an undescended testicle into the scrotum. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "orchiopexy" in a sentence
  • "This retrospective review evaluated the groups 'experience with patients undergoing late orchiopexy, defined as orchiopexy performed after four years of age."
  • "An undescended testicle needs to be treated surgically — with a procedure called orchiopexy — before your child is 2 years old to increase his chance for fertility later in life."
  • "Here's what you need to know after your son has undergone an orchiopexy:"