Cryptorchidism is a male alternation characterized by the testicles not descending to their correct position. The testicles should be in the scrotal pouch since this is where they are at the ideal temperature to produce spermatozoa correctly.
By Gustavo Daniel Carti M.D. (gynecologist), Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Paloma de la Fuente Vaquero M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Rebeca Reus BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist).
Last Update: 02/28/2022