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Have a small hydrocele. Little pain and discomfort. Dr said no surgery needed. Cold hip bath and icing helps discomfort. Why does applying cold help?

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Dr. Mike Siroky
Urology

In brief: Cold

will constrict blood vessels if there is any inflammation.

In brief: Cold

will constrict blood vessels if there is any inflammation.
Dr. Mike Siroky
Dr. Mike Siroky
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Dr. Ratna Dhingra
Pediatrics

In brief: See surgeon

hydroceles can grow and are v often associated with hernias--get an opinion from a urologist or a surgeon

In brief: See surgeon

hydroceles can grow and are v often associated with hernias--get an opinion from a urologist or a surgeon
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
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