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[muh-nawr-ki-diz-uh m] /məˈnɔr kɪˌdɪz əm/

noun, Pathology.
a prenatal or postnatal condition in which one testis is absent or has not descended into the scrotum.

monorchism mon·or·chism (mŏn-ôr’kĭz’əm) or mon·or·chid·ism (mŏn-ôr’kĭ-dĭz’əm)
A condition in which only one testis is apparent, the other being absent or undescended.
mon’or·chid’ic or mon·or’chid adj.


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