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Undescended testicles

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Undescended Testes (Cryptorchidism) | myVMC

Cryptorchidism refers to undescended testes. Usually the testes descend from the abdomen to the scrotum before or in the first year after birth.

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What are undescended testes? | Andrology Australia

Undescended testes (or cryptorchidism) is a condition at birth when one or both of the testes are not lowered into the scrotum, but stay in the abdomen or only

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Undescended testes | The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

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Testicular conditions

A number of conditions can affect the testicles (the male sex glands where sperm are made.)

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Testicle injuries and conditions - Better Health Channel

If you injure your testicles, always seek urgent medical advice.

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Testicular Cancer (Seminoma of the Testicle) | myVMC

Seminoma of the Testicle is a type of testicular cancer which is usually confined to the testes and typically affects 30-34 year old men.

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Testes (testicles)

The testes (or balls)are formed in the abdomen (belly) while the baby is in the womb and they normally descend (move down) into the scrotum towards the end of pregnancy.Sometimes one or both testes do not descend at birth or over the next few months.

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Varicocoele | myVMC

Varicocoele testis or varicose veins of the testicles affects 8% of men. Usually it does not cause symptoms but it may be treated in men with infertility.

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Testicular cancer - Lab Tests Online AU

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Epididymitis and Orchitis (epididymo-orchitis) | myVMC

Epididymitis occurs when infection spreads from the urinary tract to vessels in the penis and testes. It may cause orchitis or inflammation of the testes.

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