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A 22-year-old male asked:

Hi doctors, 1. i had tortion of testis in left side in 2011and left was not removed. dr. told that the left is atrophy. is there any problem for me later. 2. hydrocele in right side and had surgery. operation made 2 weeks ago. if there is any future probl

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 58 years experience
Check sperm count: If sperm count is OK you are fertile and no problems to have children. As you have hydrocele surgery on right the fixes the testicle to scotum and prevents torsion in future.
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