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What is Orchidopexy?
The process of surgically re-positioning the testicles into the scrotal sac of an individual is orchidopexy. The procedure is performed to treat conditions like an undescended testicle (cryptorchidism), abnormal germ cell maturation in adults, etc.
What are the indications of Orchidopexy?
Orchidopexy is indicated in the following conditions:
What are the steps involved in Orchidopexy?
The steps involved in Orchidopexy are as follows:
Who can perform Orchidopexy [Right specialist type for Orchidopexy]?
Orchidopexy can be performed by:
What is the cost of Orchidopexy?
Cost of Orchidopexy depends on factors such as:
Minimum cost for Orchidopexy in Chennai starts from Rs. 23,750
Average expenses for Orchidopexy in Chennai is approximately Rs. 35,150
Maximum amount to be paid for Orchidopexy in Chennai rises up to Rs. 47,500
Is Orchidopexy a major surgery or minor surgery?
Orchidopexy can be either major or minor procedure depending on the patient's diagnosis and amount of medical repair required (unilateral or bilateral orchidopexy).
What are the risks and complications associated with Orchidopexy?
Few of the risks and complications associated with Orchidopexy are:
How long does it take to complete Orchidopexy?
Orchidopexy would take around 1- 3 hours to complete.
What is the recovery time?
Individuals who undergo Orchidopexy may take 15-30 days to recover completely.
What is the success rate of Orchidopexy?
The success rate of Orchidopexy depends on the following factors:
However, the success rate of Orchidopexy maybe 98%.
Is Orchidopexy Permanent?
Orchidopexy is a permanent procedure that surgically repositions the testicles into the sac of an individual.
What are the long-term results of Orchidopexy?
Long-term results of Orchidopexy are:
Can Orchidopexy be detected in future?
Orchidopexy can be detected in the future by visual examination of the surgical scars.