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Descriptor English: Orchiopexy
Descriptor Spanish: Orquidopexia
Descriptor Portuguese: Orquidopexia
Descriptor French: Orchidopexie
Entry term(s): Laparoscopic Orchiopexies
Laparoscopic Orchiopexy
Orchidopexies
Orchidopexy
Orchiopexies
Orchiopexies, Laparoscopic
Orchiopexy, Laparoscopic
Tree number(s): E04.950.774.860.619
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D056126
Scope note: A surgical procedure in which an undescended testicle is sutured inside the SCROTUM in male infants or children to correct CRYPTORCHIDISM. Orchiopexy is also performed to treat TESTICULAR TORSION in adults and adolescents.
Annotation: check tags MALE & ANIMALS or HUMAN.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Cryptorchidism (1956-2009)
Laparoscopy (1983-2009)
Spermatic Cord Torsion (1977-2009)
Urologic Surgical Procedures, Male (1998-2009)
Public MeSH Note: 2010
History Note: 2010
Related: Orchiectomy MeSH
DeCS ID: 53704
Unique ID: D056126
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Date Established: 2010/01/01
Date of Entry: 2009/07/06
Orchiopexy - Preferred
Concept UI M0525820
Scope note A surgical procedure in which an undescended testicle is sutured inside the SCROTUM in male infants or children to correct CRYPTORCHIDISM. Orchiopexy is also performed to treat TESTICULAR TORSION in adults and adolescents.
Preferred term Orchiopexy
Entry term(s) Orchidopexies
Orchidopexy
Orchiopexies
Laparoscopic Orchiopexy - Narrower
Concept UI M0525958
Preferred term Laparoscopic Orchiopexy
Entry term(s) Laparoscopic Orchiopexies
Orchiopexies, Laparoscopic
Orchiopexy, Laparoscopic



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