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Other than to correct male fertility issues are there other reasons to have a varicocele corrected?
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In brief: Yes
Sometimes varicoceles can be large.
They may be painful or unsightly, and patients prefer that they are reduced or removed.

In brief: Yes
Sometimes varicoceles can be large.
They may be painful or unsightly, and patients prefer that they are reduced or removed.
Dr. Stuart Flechner
Dr. Stuart Flechner
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Dr. Paul Turek
Urology
In brief: Pain, low T
There are now 3 reasons to fix varicoceles: pain, low testosterone (in well selected patients) and infertility.

In brief: Pain, low T
There are now 3 reasons to fix varicoceles: pain, low testosterone (in well selected patients) and infertility.
Dr. Paul Turek
Dr. Paul Turek
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
In brief: If there is pain
Need surgery if there is testicular discomfort or pain unrelieved by routine symptomatic treatment or testicular atrophy (loss of testicular size).

In brief: If there is pain
Need surgery if there is testicular discomfort or pain unrelieved by routine symptomatic treatment or testicular atrophy (loss of testicular size).
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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