1 doctor weighed in:

What causes swelling after a hydrocelectomy is performed?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Tissue edema

Scrotum affords virtually no compression.
Lymphatics may have been divided ; thus can not drain edema or fluid that continues to form from remaining lining of hydrocele sac. Worth considering compression, e.g. Lycra, shorts

In brief: Tissue edema

Scrotum affords virtually no compression.
Lymphatics may have been divided ; thus can not drain edema or fluid that continues to form from remaining lining of hydrocele sac. Worth considering compression, e.g. Lycra, shorts
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Arnon Rubin
Board Certified,
22 years in practice
163K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available