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my varicocelectomy incision is located on my scrotum. why?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Microvascular: Technique. Urologist made incision in upper scrotum and tied off multiple tributeries of the left spermatic vein. This one of three sugical techniques used, others being ligating the main left spermatic vein via a suprapubic, retroperitoneal approach or laparoscopically. Every urologist has his/her favorite approach.
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 22 years experience
Scrotum: One option is the operate on the veins in the scrotum....Thatbisnwhere avaricocele is !

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Last updated Nov 12, 2013

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