migrating testis

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migrating testis

An undescended testicle that is mobile within the inguinal canal, which may migrate into the abdominal cavity. Such testes require surveillance, as they are at increased risk for testicular torsion.
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migrating testis

Elevator testicle A testicle that is mobile within the inguinal canal, which may migrate into the abdominal cavity; such cases require surveillance, as they are at ↑ risk for testicular torsion
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