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How long does it take for a varicocele to disappear after an embolization?
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Dr. James Lin
Urology
In brief: Never ...
Never disappear but just collapse and shrink to obliteration if done successfully.

In brief: Never ...
Never disappear but just collapse and shrink to obliteration if done successfully.
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin
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In brief: Several weeks
The size of the varicocele (enlargement of the veins) will decrease in several weeks.
Embolization can be used if surgical approaches are contra-indicated as success rates with surgery are higher.

In brief: Several weeks
The size of the varicocele (enlargement of the veins) will decrease in several weeks.
Embolization can be used if surgical approaches are contra-indicated as success rates with surgery are higher.
Dr. Armen Kassabian
Dr. Armen Kassabian
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