A 49-year-old member asked:
varicocele surgery, what can i expect?
1 doctor answer
Dr. George Klauber answered
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Always ask surgeon: It's a surgeons responsibility to describe the any procedure or operation beforehand also all benefits ; risks. Wonder why ur having this surgery at age 49, this is unusual. Too late to affect fertility ; varicoceles usually don't cause much discomfort. Surgery can be done via laparoscope (my preference), open microsurgery at neck of scrotum or open abdominally through a hernia type incision.
Answered on Sep 6, 2018
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