Hydrocele Repair
 
 

Hydrocele Repair

A hydrocele is a buildup of fluid in the scrotum that causes the scrotum to swell. Hydrocele repair surgery is a draining of the fluid or removal of a hydrocele sac entirely or partially. Male infants sometimes have a hydrocele at birth. Hydroceles can also happen to adolescent boys and men. Hydroceles can form there is a hernia, a bulging of tissue. Hydroceles need surgical treatment if they cause blood flow problems, become infected or grow too large.

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