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how common are complications from varicocele surgery? what would they be?

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Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Varicocele : They may occur in about 10% of the cases. They are recurrence, hydrocele(fluid around testicle), atrophy of testicle
Answered on Apr 2, 2018
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