A 36-year-old member asked:
Is hydrocele in a fetus a problem?
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Urology 23 years experience
Hydrocele: Possible hernia, may resolve.
6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Usually not: Will probably be present at birth. Most infant hydroceles resolve spontaneously during first year of life. May need treatment if they enlarge hugely or become tense, tender or red.
5.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Aug 9, 2017
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