Key differences to consider: First and foremost, SCU is a full-time medical practice specializing in the male reproductive system. That’s
SymptomsOften there are no symptoms with a varicocele. However, some patients may experience:
- Dull ache in the groin
- A dragging sensation in the groin, made worse when standing
- Veins on the affected side of the scrotum may feel full and/or be purple in color
TreatmentSurgery. Varicocele repair. Performed if pain becomes intolerable, or to improve male sterility. In this outpatient and microsurgical procedure, the patient is given a local and general anesthetic. A small incision is made in the groin near the testicles. The veins that produced the varicocele are identified and tied. There is some discomfort with most men resuming light work one to two days after surgery. Normally there is a quick recovery.
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