Cryptorchidism

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What is cryptorchidism?

Cryptorchidism refers to the absence of one or both testes from the scrotum due to undescended testicles before birth. Though the problem usually resolves itself within the first few months of life, a surgery can be performed to relocate the testicles into the scrotum.

Common symptoms reported by people with cryptorchidism

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with cryptorchidism

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Compare treatments taken by people with cryptorchidism

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Who has cryptorchidism on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 2
30s 3
40s 0
50s 0
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 7
Female 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from cryptorchidism patients who have completed their condition history
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