A person suffering from cryptorchidism.
- While estimates in the literature range from 4% to 5.5% of the cryptorchid male population, the incidence may be higher.
- If a testis is not palpable, it is important to determine if it is retractile, ectopic, or cryptorchid.
- Monorchidism occurs more often in boxers than is the norm, probably because the boxer standard once allowed cryptorchids to be exhibited, and many were used for breeding.
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