Our Hydrocele Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Hydrocele
Definition of Hydrocele
Hydrocele: Accumulation of fluid in the coat around the testis. Small hydroceles tend to disappear by 1 year of age. Larger hydroceles may persist and warrant surgery.
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012
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