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    Are there options other than surgery for an undescended testis?

    Can undescended testis be treated without surgery?
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  • Prof Andrew J A Holland

    Paediatric Surgeon

    Professor Holland is a specialist Paediatric Surgeon who has been working in Sydney for over 20 years. Although a general Paediatric Surgeon, his special interests … View Profile

    In the past both massage and hormonal treatment have been attempted. Neither have resulted in good long-term outcomes for true undescended testes and may lead to delays to the most effective form of treatment, surgery in the form of an orchidopexy.

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