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Can My Doctor Tell If I Have A Hydrocele By Doing An Ultrasound
Or a flashlight: A handy way to tell a hydrocele from a tumor is to shine a flashlight behind it. If it's a hydrocele, the light will shine through the mass whereas it will not shine through a tumor. A handy, quick-and-dirty way to tell if a scrotal mass is a hydrocele. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
An ultraound, also known as a sonogram, is a painless and relatively inexpensive imaging test that utilizes sound waves instead of ionizing radiation. There are no side effects. Ultrasound can give us two-dimensional, and in some applications three-dimensional, images of structures and organs in virtually any part of the body. In addition to diagnostic uses, such as evaluating abnormalities in the abdomen, pelvis, and breast, ultrasounds are commonly used to guide needle and catheter placement in a variety of surgical ...Read more
Right testicle little bigger , ultrasound small right sided hydrocele, doc says don't worry, no surgury, do you agree? Can it heal by itself eventually
Lump in right testicle. Pain in groin. Had ultrasound. They found hydrocele. Doc suspects hernia. I don't feel lump in my groin.Could it be a Hernia?
Ultrasound for hydrocele and bump on testicle if cancer was found would doctor call me earlier? Instead of follow up 2 weeks? Worried!
I have a hydrocele in my right testicle. I have had ultrasound to confirm this. I can't feel my testicle too much fluid. How do I check for cancer?
I have a hydrocele that feels hard. I had an ultrasound 5 years ago, and it confirmed the hydrocele. How often do you need a follow up?
Have hydrocele. Urologist said to leave alone bc not painful. Gets bigger and smaller. Had ultrasound. Its fine. What can I do besides surgery?
Ultrasound testicals - two 1 mm-2mm cysts and little hydrocele, docs say don't worry but i get shots of very painful jolts in that area few times a day?
Urology: If you have not seen a urologist about this then it is time. Explain to them that your pain is intolerable. ...Read more
I did ultrasound and it appers minimal hydrocele ; what is the med, i attached the report with lab test.Thanks?
?see uologist: I don't have your reports unfortunately. If you are asymptomatic and the tests confirm a minimal hydrocele, there is no need for any treatment. If there are symptoms, a hydrocele can be aspirated(fluid drawn off with a needle) but the fluid often returns. If you physician has any concern, you should be referred to a urologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ultrasound diagnosed with hydrocele 8 months ago nowhas become testicular cancer. What can I expect?
Left testicular removed due to testicular tumor in 2007 & now diagnsed hydrocele in right testicular by scrotm ultrasound .Will it develop into tumor?
Excess fluid: Testicular cancer is in the testicle itself. Almost all things found outside of the testicle are benign. A hydrocoele is just increased fluid surrounding the testicle, sometimes for o apparent reason. Obviously, it's a good idea to continue your routine follow up with urology. ...Read more
Hello .. I'm a medical student but found it a little bit difficult to differentiate between hydrocele and a cyst on Ultrasound .. any advice?
Here are some ...: An adequate combo of history + physical exam raises and leads to clinical suspicion, which in turn, prompts US imaging for confirmation if the intra-scrotal details could not be clearly palpable for differentiation - but not necessary for every case. Hydrocele denotes fluid inside the space of tunica vaginalis and cyst usually occurs inside the globus major of epididymis. More? Ask staff Doc ... ...Read more
Ultrasound reveals hydrocele, epididymal cysts and 2 varicocele on the left side. Should i be concerned? I am 39 years.
"Scrotal cocktail": Fortunately all3 conditions are benign. Not to worry. Only need treatment if scrotal problems are interfering with your life, ie pain, discomfort , infertility or hydrocele is too large for you to want to live with it forever. Good urologic surgeon could certainly correct all 3 with one operation. Could have just a hydrocelectomy, + varicocelectomy if ur infertile. Most epudidymal cysts can b left. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had hydrocele surgery in 2001 it was baseball size it is still kiwi size rather than grape like the other. Should I have an ultrasound done?
Had hydrocele, and an operation three years ago on my right testis, but still the testis stays horizontal. Recently did ultrasound and it is ok. Help?
Sir in ultrasound result is is vericocele and a cyst in right cord with slight hydrocele and now can feel another cyst or a vein attaches to is hard?
Since : There is a new something you feel, my suggestion is to go back to see the urologist who sent you fort the us test. He will examine you and tell u if there anything to do about it. Without being examined , it is impossible to give a good advise in ur case.I am sorry! ...Read more
Scrotal ultrasound measured testicular length at 5 cm, bilateral hydrocele is 1.7 cc. What is the actual testicular length?
Testicular ultrasound found hydrocele. Sometimes I also feel a lump(like one enlarged vein)Could hydrocele be compressing vein causing it to enlarge?
Here are some ...: Reporting the presence of hydrocele around testicles is common from the scrotal US taken for some pain or ache inside scrotum. However, if scrotal contents are still palpable, the reported hydrocele is probably not clinically significant, but an incidental finding. Besides, note: varicose veins (varicocele) above left testis is a known presence up to 15-20% of times. So, ask Doc for detail... ...Read more
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