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Cryptorchidism
Bryan R. Foster, MD; Paula J. Woodward, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          TERMINOLOGY

          • Synonyms

            • Undescended testis, nonpalpable testis
          • Definitions

            • Incomplete descent of testis into scrotum

          IMAGING

          • General Features

            • Ultrasonographic Findings

              • CT Findings

                • MR Findings

                  • Imaging Recommendations

                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                      PATHOLOGY

                      • General Features

                        • Microscopic Features

                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                          • Presentation

                            • Demographics

                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                • Treatment

                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                  • Consider

                                    Selected References

                                    1. Wang SQ et al: Diagnostic value of multislice spiral computed tomography (CT) combined with CT angiography for intra-abdominal undescended testis secondary seminomas. Cancer Imaging. 19(1):24, 2019
                                    2. Nepal P et al: Abnormal descent of the testis and its complications: a multimodality imaging review. SA J Radiol. 22(1):1374, 2018
                                    3. Sameshima YT et al: The challenging sonographic inguinal canal evaluation in neonates and children: an update of differential diagnoses. Pediatr Radiol. 47(4):461-72, 2017
                                    4. Shepard CL et al: The nonpalpable testis: A narrative review. J Urol. 198(6):1410-7, 2017
                                    5. Kolon TF et al: Evaluation and treatment of cryptorchidism: AUA guideline. J Urol. 192(2):337-45, 2014
                                    6. Tasian GE et al: Age at orchiopexy and testis palpability predict germ and Leydig cell loss: clinical predictors of adverse histological features of cryptorchidism. J Urol. 182(2):704-9, 2009
                                    7. Wood HM et al: Cryptorchidism and testicular cancer: separating fact from fiction. J Urol. 181(2):452-61, 2009
                                    8. Barthold JS: Undescended testis: current theories of etiology. Curr Opin Urol. 18(4):395-400, 2008
                                    9. Ritzén EM: Undescended testes: a consensus on management. Eur J Endocrinol. 159 Suppl 1:S87-90, 2008
                                    10. John M. Eisenberg Center for Clinical Decisions and Communications Science: Evaluation and Treatment of Cryptorchidism 2007
                                    11. Aso C et al: Gray-scale and color Doppler sonography of scrotal disorders in children: an update. Radiographics. 25(5):1197-214, 2005
                                    12. Muglia V et al: Magnetic resonance imaging of scrotal diseases: when it makes the difference. Urology. 59(3):419-23, 2002
                                    13. Woodward PJ et al: From the archives of the AFIP: tumors and tumorlike lesions of the testis: radiologic-pathologic correlation. Radiographics. 22(1):189-216, 2002
                                    14. Shadbolt CL et al: Imaging of groin masses: inguinal anatomy and pathologic conditions revisited. Radiographics. 21 Spec No:S261-71, 2001
                                    15. Nguyen HT et al: Cryptorchidism: strategies in detection. Eur Radiol. 9(2):336-43, 1999
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                                    KEY FACTS

                                    • Terminology

                                      • Imaging

                                        • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                          • Clinical Issues

                                            TERMINOLOGY

                                            • Synonyms

                                              • Undescended testis, nonpalpable testis
                                            • Definitions

                                              • Incomplete descent of testis into scrotum

                                            IMAGING

                                            • General Features

                                              • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                • CT Findings

                                                  • MR Findings

                                                    • Imaging Recommendations

                                                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                        PATHOLOGY

                                                        • General Features

                                                          • Microscopic Features

                                                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                            • Presentation

                                                              • Demographics

                                                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                  • Treatment

                                                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                    • Consider

                                                                      Selected References

                                                                      1. Wang SQ et al: Diagnostic value of multislice spiral computed tomography (CT) combined with CT angiography for intra-abdominal undescended testis secondary seminomas. Cancer Imaging. 19(1):24, 2019
                                                                      2. Nepal P et al: Abnormal descent of the testis and its complications: a multimodality imaging review. SA J Radiol. 22(1):1374, 2018
                                                                      3. Sameshima YT et al: The challenging sonographic inguinal canal evaluation in neonates and children: an update of differential diagnoses. Pediatr Radiol. 47(4):461-72, 2017
                                                                      4. Shepard CL et al: The nonpalpable testis: A narrative review. J Urol. 198(6):1410-7, 2017
                                                                      5. Kolon TF et al: Evaluation and treatment of cryptorchidism: AUA guideline. J Urol. 192(2):337-45, 2014
                                                                      6. Tasian GE et al: Age at orchiopexy and testis palpability predict germ and Leydig cell loss: clinical predictors of adverse histological features of cryptorchidism. J Urol. 182(2):704-9, 2009
                                                                      7. Wood HM et al: Cryptorchidism and testicular cancer: separating fact from fiction. J Urol. 181(2):452-61, 2009
                                                                      8. Barthold JS: Undescended testis: current theories of etiology. Curr Opin Urol. 18(4):395-400, 2008
                                                                      9. Ritzén EM: Undescended testes: a consensus on management. Eur J Endocrinol. 159 Suppl 1:S87-90, 2008
                                                                      10. John M. Eisenberg Center for Clinical Decisions and Communications Science: Evaluation and Treatment of Cryptorchidism 2007
                                                                      11. Aso C et al: Gray-scale and color Doppler sonography of scrotal disorders in children: an update. Radiographics. 25(5):1197-214, 2005
                                                                      12. Muglia V et al: Magnetic resonance imaging of scrotal diseases: when it makes the difference. Urology. 59(3):419-23, 2002
                                                                      13. Woodward PJ et al: From the archives of the AFIP: tumors and tumorlike lesions of the testis: radiologic-pathologic correlation. Radiographics. 22(1):189-216, 2002
                                                                      14. Shadbolt CL et al: Imaging of groin masses: inguinal anatomy and pathologic conditions revisited. Radiographics. 21 Spec No:S261-71, 2001
                                                                      15. Nguyen HT et al: Cryptorchidism: strategies in detection. Eur Radiol. 9(2):336-43, 1999