A 34-year-old member asked:
what is varicocele surgery like?
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Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
It's....: It's done via an inguinal incision, usually under microscope, to explore the spermatic cord so to identify, isolate, transect, and resect spermatic veins (2-5 variably), resulting in eliminating its dilation and pressure hoping to improve semen sperm quality for infertility and relieve its related pain. Detail? Ask doc. It's usually considered as a minor ambulatory surgery.
Answered on Jun 24, 2015
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