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Dobbs Ferry, NY
A 20-year-old male asked:

had hydrocele surgery about 6 months ago. i think it came back.. what causes it to come back after surgery? should i go to different urologist?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
General Surgery 56 years experience
See your urologist: May be scar or edema. Takes a while for tissues to soften. Recurrence can happen but go check

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