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Definition of "undescended" [undescended]

  • Not descended. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "undescended" in a sentence
  • "Because surgery to repair a hernia and the procedure to correct the congenital malformation known as undescended testicles are both done very close to the spermatic cord, the blood supply to the testicles can be endangered during these operations."
  • "Endocrine disruptors have been implicated in birth defects of the male reproductive system, such as undescended testicles and a penile deformity called hypospadias."
  • "Genital ambiguity occurs in an estimated one in 4,500 births, and problems such as undescended testes happen in one in 100."