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I have a spermatocele, bothers me, 't want the surgery, want

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hi, I have a spermatocele, bothers me, don't want the surgery, want to try the sclerotherapy. How are the results, I am 56
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 1 year ago.

Success rates of sclerotherapy are poor and are around 20-30%. I have yet to do one that was successful for more than a few months and have stopped doing the sclerotherapy. If you really want it removed, surgery is the only answer and it is a very simple procedure that you should recover from wishing a week or so Hope this helps.