This condition afflicts the fetus in the womb itself as it happens in the fetus’s developmental stage. A testis undescended is a condition where one or more testicles have not moved to the scrotum, a pouch below the penis. In normal circumstances, this will happen by the 6th month but won’t happen if the baby is suffering from this ailment.
It is done for medical, personal and religious reasons.
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The mother’s pre-existing health conditions play a role in
We recommend you to look at the baby’s penis right after its birth. A Doctor will look for these signs to find any abnormality in the penis.
Most surgeries performed on babies of a minimal invasive kind. There is very little risk of side effects and recovery time is quicker too.
Laparoscopy surgery- A pediatric urologist surgeon puts the testicles back in the scrotum and restitches it. However, if the testicle is poorly developed or dead than we also remove the damaged testicular tissue.
Prosthetic treatment- If after the surgery on the infant’s testis one or both testis doesn’t survive. We
Sometimes it is possible to heal undescended testis through a mixture of hormonal and medicinal treatment.
Hormonal treatment- A hormone called HCG is allowed is administered through hormonal treatment. The benefit is that the testicle will move into the scrotum on its own without any surgery on the kids.
Dr Sujit Chowdhary, the best pediatric urologist in India has experience of over 25 years in performing surgeries on the penis on kids. He performs the surgery only after a proper diagnosis and has a good post-surgical care team for quicker healing.
The method which the best pediatric urologist uses is relatively painless as Dr Sujit Chowdhary uses robotic surgery for anatomical disorders. The baby feels very little pain as it is done through anaesthesia.
The Testis undescended that do not descend naturally into the scrotum are considered abnormal. A testicle is more likely to develop cancer, even if it is brought into the scrotum with surgery. Cancer is more likely in other testis.
The exact cause of an obsolete testicle is not known. A combination of genetics, maternal health, and other environmental factors can inhibit hormones, physiological changes, and neural activity that affect testicle development.
A scrotum is usually corrected by surgery. The surgeon carefully manipulates the Testis undescended and stitches it into place (orchiopexy). This procedure can be done with a laparoscope or with open surgery.
Sometimes, one testis or both testes fail to descend, which is called anorexia or testicular testis. Obsolete testicles are a birth defect that occurs in 3% of boys, making it one of the most common birth defects. It is more common in premature infants than in children born at full term.
A Testis undescended increases the risk of infertility (not being able to have children), testicular cancer, hernia, and testicular twisting. An empty scrotum can also cause significant psychological stress as the boy grows up. For these reasons, early treatment is very important.
The exact cause of an Testis undescended is not known. A combination of genetics, maternal health and other environmental factors can disrupt hormones, physiological changes and neural activity that affect testicle development
Your surgeon for Testis undescended will probably recommend surgery when your son is about 6 months old and before he is 12 months old. Early surgical treatment appears to reduce the risk of subsequent complications. In some cases, the testicle may be poorly developed, abnormal or dead tissue.
The Testis undescended naturally into the scrotum are considered abnormal. A testicle is more likely to develop cancer, even if it is brought into the scrotum with surgery. Cancer is also more likely in other testicles.
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