A 43-year-old member asked:
I have hydrocele my right testicle became larger than normal. when do doctors have to do surgery?
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Urology 23 years experience
Hydrocele: I tell my pts that when the swelling becomes bothersome it may be time for surgery....Very small hydro else can be watched but usually grow....
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