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Home remedy for hydrocele

A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvalyn DeCambre
Urology 24 years experience
Hydrocele management: Hydrocele; is a fluid collection around the testicle either from the abdomen or as reaction to injury/trauma to the testicle. The management is variab... Read More
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Surgery or nothing: Hydroceles in babies usually resolve spontaneously by age-1-year unless large & tense. Can be corrected by simple surgery, if fluctuate in size in boy... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Surgery: Scrotal hydrocelectomy in adults or inuinal hydrocelectomy in pre-pubertal boys.
Dr. David Vandersteen
Pediatric Urology 31 years experience
Observation v repair: Many hydroceles are small and asymptomatic and do not merit any treatment. If the hydrocele comes and goes, it is a "communicating hydrocele" which m... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Mills
Urology 20 years experience
No: Really, none. Once can drain a hydrocele through a minor procedure but the recurrence rate is nearly universal. The question is, does it need repair... Read More
Dr. Hrair-George Mesrobian
Pediatric Urology 43 years experience
See below: If the hydrocele is not producing any symptoms and is not too large, surgery may not be required. The fluid does not cause harm to the testis or the i... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Its full of fluid: A hydorcele is an accumulation of fluid in the scrotum around the testicle. It sometimes goes away by itself, and sometimes can be a sign of a hernia... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No: Most fetal and infant hydroceles resolve spontaneously. Occasional very large, tense and tender hydroceles need early intervention by a pediatric urol... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Symptoms?: A small hydrocele may be left alone even if you have insurance. How large is the swelling? Is it causing symptoms? If it is manageable, you may decid... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 50 years experience
See below: Hydrocele not associated with hernia often resolve spontaneously and seldom requires surgery.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Consult urologist: Most reliable and effective treatment for hydrocele is a hydrocelectomy. This is a relatively minor syrfical procedure, preferably under general anest... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Hydrocele: Generally speaking we observe those hydroceles for a few months to see if the fluid absorbs on its own. If there is no associated hernia, generally th... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarun Jain
Fertility Medicine 24 years experience
There are: effective treatments to get pregnant even with very low sperm counts ... Like IVF. Consult a fertility specialist.

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