The cryptorchidism or not intended testes are one of the most common genital defects that can cause infertility, but also testicular cancer, so it is important to be diagnosed at an early age.
According to Dr. Lilia Berenice Leyva Macías, obstetric linked & # 39; Ingenes, cryptorchidism or not intended tests occur in & # 39; about 3% of all births, as well as in & # 39; 1% of children & # 39; more than 3 months.
This disorder, which literally means "hidden testikulu", refers to Testis not yet reached its iskrotum, so it is generally known as non & # 39; testicular descent.
Risks due to unwanted tests or cryptorchidism
Kriptochidism untreated can & # 39; have detrimental effects over time. There are cases in premature infants and almost m & # 39; there is no specific symptom, but the lack of & # 39; testes in the bag & # 39; scrotal review is evident throughout, explains the specialist Ingenes.
B & # 39; In general, the testiklu leaves spontaneously during the first year of life, but when it does occur should be surgical correction to avoid & # 39; infertility problems in the future, as well as the development of testicular Cancer.
F & # 39; this regard, it is known that patients with cryptorchidism in & # 39; one testicle is risk & # 39; & # 39 infertility; 75%. If the problem is lack of bilateral and & # 39; testicular descent is corrected, the risk is 50%.
F & # 39; this sense, patients are not intended texts between 7 and 10 times more likely to develop cancer in Testis from the rest of the population.
Causes & # 39; cryptorchidism and infertility
The texts causes not intended m & # 39; are not entirely clear, but it is known to be involved in genetic, endocrine and environmental factors.
The men who have both testicles have not determined a 89% probability of failure & # 39; sperm and infertility in eġukulazzjoni, explains Dr. Leyva Macías.
For this reason, men who want to be parents and have been trying for a long time must have completed tests to diagnose severe alterations in sperm production such as azoospermia, which is the lack of & # 39; sperm in eġukulazzjoni, as well kriptokroġenu and the risk of developing cancer
Alternative to do this kind of & # 39; & # 39 tests; Fertility is with specialists in Biology of Reproduction & # 39; Ingenes, which andrology unit and offer several options according to whether the number of & # 39; sperm or not.
One of them is the testicular biopsy, by which sperm are extracted directly from the epididymis to the fertilizer best ovum in the laboratory, in order to achieve the baby you dream home of In Vitro Fertilization.