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Can fluid be removed from hydrocele for the time being til surgery??

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Dr. Lane Childs
Urology
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In brief: Yes

Needle aspiration is possible, however the fluid will re-accumulate and we tend to minimize this procedure to avoid infection.
But it is possible. Discuss the risks and benefits of this with your doctor before proceeding.

In brief: Yes

Needle aspiration is possible, however the fluid will re-accumulate and we tend to minimize this procedure to avoid infection.
But it is possible. Discuss the risks and benefits of this with your doctor before proceeding.
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