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Find out what orchiopexy surgery is and how to prepare your child for it.
Find out what you can do at home to care for your child after orchiopexy surgery.
Surgery to move an undescended testicle into the scrotum is called orchiopexy or orchidopexy. Surgery is usually recommended by the time the baby is 18 months old. In most cases, a pediatric surgeon or a specialist who treats urinary problems in children (pediatric urologist) performs the surgery. Orchiopexy may also...