a testis that lies within the inguinal canal but cannot descend into the scrotum due to obstruction of the passage. Also known as undescended testicle.

ARRESTED TESTIS: "The person with an arrested testis needed an operation to unblock the passage that would allow the testis to descend into the scrotum. "
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