Cryptorchidism or hidden testicle consists of no descending testicle or testicles to scrotal bag, where they should be located at birth. The descent occurs normally in the first year of life, if not, it is corrected with surgery.
Tag: inguinal hernia
The andorgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS) is a male pseudohermaphroditism in which the individual has the karyotype of a male and some physical characteristics of women.
Hydroceles consist on an inflammation of one or both testes due to an increase in the fluid of the scrotum that surrounds and protects the testes. Sometimes it might be caused by an inguinal hernia.
The epidural is an anesthesia that allows for having painless deliveries, but we should be aware of its pros and cons before making a decision on its use.
Hydrocoele consists of a swelling of one or both testes due to an increased amount of the fluid surrounding and protecting the testes. Sometimes it may be accompanied by an inguinal hernia.