orchidometer


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or·chi·dom·e·ter

(ōr'ki-dom'ĕ-tĕr),
1. A caliper device used to measure the size of testes.
2. A set of sized models of testes for comparison of testicular development. Synonym(s): Prader orchidometer
[orchido- + G. metron, measure]

or·chi·dom·e·ter

(ōr'ki-dom'ĕ-tĕr)
1. A caliper device used to measure the size of testes.
2. A set of sized models of testes for comparison of testicular development.
[orchido- + G. metron, measure]
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Some studies have shown accurate correlation between testicular volume measurements from a Prader orchidometer and ultrasonography.
Using an orchidometer, the right testes measured 15 ml and the left testes 8 ml, 53% smaller than the right testes.
Testicular volume: comparison of orchidometer and US measurements in dogs.
An objective determination of testicular size can be determined by a number of methods, including calipers, orchidometer beads, and ultrasound (Paduch & Skoog, 2004).
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48 Azoospermia is likely if the volumes of the post-pubertal testes are less than 10 ml each as measured by the Prader orchidometer.
Testicular volume measurements were standardized via a modified Prader orchidometer.
A drawing of an orchidometer will have young readers checking out how big their testicles are and how far along they are in the process of puberty.