A 28-year-old male asked:
can a hydrocele be drained with a needle?
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General Practice 40 years experience
Yes: Yes, a hydrocoele can be treated by draining the fluid with a needle or by a minor surgical procedure. In order to drain a hydrocele, a needle is inserted into the hydrocoele and than the fluid is removed. This is called aspiration. A surgeon should be consulted regarding proper treatment. I wish you well with your health!
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Last updated Feb 5, 2021
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