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What are varicoceles in men?

What are varicoceles in men?

Enlarged veins: Varicoceles are enlarged veins adjacent to the testicles. ...Read more

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Can pot/weed cause varicoceles?

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Can pot/weed cause varicoceles?

Here are some...: Varicocele is not associated with using pot/weeds, but is venous valvular dysfunction like that to cause varicose veins in lower legs. ...Read more

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What is the root cause of varicoceles?

What is the root cause of varicoceles?

Here are some...: Varicocele is not associated with using pot/weeds, but is venous valvular dysfunction like that to cause varicose veins in lower legs. ...Read more

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Detected grade 1 vericocele? Help me?

Detected grade 1 vericocele? Help me?

Here are some. ..: Varicocele in men occurs to some 15-20% of healthy men and found in 35-40% of men evaluated for male infertility. Grade 1 varicocele is barely palpable even by an experienced hands and usually visualized by ultrasound for confirmation or seen just incidentally. So, most cases are not clinically significant and require no Rx at all. More, ask Doc timely for detail.... ...Read more

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Does early varicoceles can become large in future?

Does early varicoceles can become large in future?

Varicoceles: Yes. These scar tissues in your scrotum can get irritated and begin to swell with age and life experience. In many cases the irritation and swelling will heal without any intervention. However, if the pain or swelling is intolerable, the urologist may want to excise them. ...Read more

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I have a small verecocele. Please tell me the home remedies.

I have a small verecocele. Please tell me the home remedies.

None: There are not any, however if small, then no treatment is recommended or required, either. ...Read more

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Can aggressive sex cause varicoceles? My boyfriend was just diagnosed with them.

Can aggressive sex cause varicoceles? My boyfriend was just diagnosed with them.

Varicocoeles: Hello Tina919~ no, aggressive sex will not cause varicocoeles, they are congenital. Sounds as though you are worried about aggressive sex. Its ok too, but if you slow it down a little, it lasts a little longer and might not wear you down as much! Moderation is a good principle to live by! But you are unlikely to cause permanent damage to your genitalia by excessive passion! Thanks ...Read more

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Is there anything I can do at home to make my vericocele less prominent and unsightly? Even if it's just temporary?

No: Short of surgery, I'm not aware of anything you can do. Just act as though your scrotum is the way scrotums should be: everyone else is just inadequate. Perception is everything! ...Read more

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I can't have my reembolization for quite some time. So is there anything I can do at home to help with my vericocele in the mean time?

I can't have my reembolization for quite some time. So is there anything I can do at home to help with my vericocele in the mean time?

Varicocele: If the embolization failed, you should see a urologist and see if you are a candidate for a minor outpatient procedure that has a very small chance of failure. In the meantime use a scrotal support if you are having pain, it may provide some relief. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with a mild case of vericocile, some times the pains are moderate to severe level but most of the time there is no pain at all?

I have been diagnosed with a mild case of vericocile, some times the pains are moderate to severe level but most of the time there is no pain at all?

Varicocele: This is the normal or natural history that men have with this problem. I am not sure what the question is, but most of the time the cyst or 'cele' is quiet. ...Read more

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What is varicocele?

What is varicocele?

Varicose veins: A varicocele is varicose or dilated veins in the scrotum or spermatic cord. These are more common on the left and are due to the absence of valves in the spermatic veins. Infertility may be a problem in 15% of men with varicocele but not all men with varicoceles will be infertile. ...Read more

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What is a varicocele?

Varicocele is. ..: Varicocele is an inborn spermatic venous valve disorder, manifesting its various degree along life, resulting from venous valve defect failing to keep up one-way central drainage toward heart, just like the varicose veins in the lower legs in many women and men. ...Read more

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How can I treat varicocele?

Options: Not all varicoceles need to be treated. Reasons to fix a varicocele would be symptoms (pain), infertility (common finding with infertile men), and adolescents with testicle atrophy. Treatment options include open surgical repair including microsurgical approach (with use of microscope), laparoscopic varicocelectomy or percutaneous embolization typically performed by a radiologist. ...Read more

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How did I get my varicocele?

How did I get my varicocele?

Not known: Mostly docs believe varicoceles start forming in puberty from faulty valves in the scrotal veins. The blood backs up and causes the veins to swell and become blocked. Nothing you did caused them. Like varicose veins in your leg. See
http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/varicocele/ds00618/dsection=causes. ...Read more

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Could stress cause varicoceles?

Could stress cause varicoceles?

NO: This is an issue of the valves in the veins not working properly. ...Read more

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What can I do for my varicocele?

What can I do for my varicocele?

Get it checked.: A varicocele is generally a benign condition caused by dilatation of the pampiniform plexus of spermatic veins. They usually occur on the left side. If there are no symptoms, dull ache, pain, or sense of fullness, usually nothing needs to be done. Minor pain can be conservatively managed with scrotal support & nsaids. Severe pain or infertility can be treated surgically by ligation of the vessels. ...Read more

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What is the cause of varicocele?

Vericocele: The idiopathic varicocele occurs when the valves within the veins along the spermatic cord do not work properly. This is essentially the same process as varicose veins, which are common in the legs. This results in backflow of blood into the pampiniform plexus and causes increased pressures, which on rare occasion can lead to permanent damage to the testicular tissue due to disruption of normal supply of oxygenated blood via the testicular artery. ...Read more

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What can be done for a varicocele?

Varicocele: Most common therapy for varicocele is a varicocelectomy either through an open approach or a laparoscopy. Alternatively, embolization of a varicocele can also be performed as well. The basic concept is a disruption of the venous back flow to the testicle. Www. Peedoc. Com @drhtay. ...Read more

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How can I cure varicocele problem?

Surgery: Surgery is the only cure. See a urologist. ...Read more

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Does vericocele lead to impotency?

Does vericocele lead to impotency?

Varicocele: Varicocele does not have any known role in erectile dysfunction. It can have a role in decreased fertility but this is completely seperate from ed. ...Read more

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What are the signs of a varicocele?

Varicocele: Varicocele are engorgement of the spermatic vein/plexus in the scrotum. Large varicocele can often present visually as a fullness or "bag of worms" on top of the testicle. I recommend seeing a urologist if you notice any of these findings or a lump in your testicle. ...Read more

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What is the main cause of varicocele?

What is the main cause of varicocele?

It's. ...: It results from congenital venous valve defects inside spermatic veins, occurs to 10-15% of men, and requires no rx except for occasions concerning poor sperm/semen quality for infertility, its related pain, or poor testicular growth in children. So, no rx is needed usually. ...Read more

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What to do if I might have varicocele?

Treatment: A varicocele is a mass in the scrotum caused by defective valves in the testicular veins, which cause blood to pool, and the veins to expand. The pooling blood raises testicular temperature and affects testosterone and sperm production, which can affect fertility. Men can still have babies w/ this, but the odds are lower. Tx safely w/ varicocelectomy, ligation, or embolization. ...Read more

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How to check if you have a varicocele?

Not easy: Unfortunately this is a little difficult to do on yourself, if you do not know what to feel for. Even teaching young doctors and residents it can take a while to teach them how and what to feel for. Best to see your doctor who can perform a proper examination. The good news is most varicoceles are not a problem unless you have symptoms associated with it. Sorry this wasn't more helpful. Good luck ...Read more

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How long until my varicocele disappears?

It will probably: Never disappear unless it is surgically removed, but most do not require surgery. ...Read more

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Can I die from varicocele if I ignore it?

Can I die from varicocele if I ignore it?

No: A very benign condition sometimes causing male infertility, and sometimes causing mild pain or a heavy feeling in the scrotum. ...Read more

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Do you have any information on varicocele?

Hope this helps.: A varicocele is a mass in the scrotum caused by defective valves in the testicular veins, which cause blood to pool, and the veins to expand. The pooling blood raises testicular temperature and affects testosterone and sperm production, which can affect fertility. Men can still have babies w/ this, but the odds are lower. Tx safely w/ varicocelectomy, ligation, or embolization. ...Read more

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Can varicocele cause pain when lying down?

Varicocele: If the veins distend a lot yes it can cause pain but in general it does not ...Read more

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How much time until varicocele disappears?

Never except...: Existing varicocele will never disappear spontaneously, but will do so after varicoclectomy in some 90% of times with non-microscopic technique and some 98% of times with miscroscopic surgical technique. ...Read more

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