[ muh-nawr-ki-diz-uh m ]
/ məˈnɔr kɪˌdɪz əm /
a prenatal or postnatal condition in which one testis is absent or has not descended into the scrotum.
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Also mo·nor·chism [muh-nawr-kiz-uh m] /məˈnɔr kɪz əm/.
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Medical definitions for monorchism
[ mŏn-ôr′kĭz′əm ]
A condition in which only one testis is apparent, the other being absent or undescended.
Other words from monorchismmon′or•chid′ic null adj.
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