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Is testicular torsion treated with orchiopexy?

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Testicular fixation

otherwise known as scrotal orchidopexy/orchiopexy (both spellings are correct.
Of course testis must first be untwisted. Both testicles should be fixed as anatomy making testis prone to torsion is usually similar on both sides.

In brief: Testicular fixation

otherwise known as scrotal orchidopexy/orchiopexy (both spellings are correct.
Of course testis must first be untwisted. Both testicles should be fixed as anatomy making testis prone to torsion is usually similar on both sides.
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