The major aims of this article are to review the embryology of testicular descent; to provide an explanation for the mechanisms involved in the process of testicular descent; to discuss the pathogenesis and complications of the cryptorchid testis; and to summarize the rationale, timing, and methods available for correcting the undescended testis.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||13|
|Journal||Urologic Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1978|
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