Is inguinal hernia a risk factor for varicocele in the young male population?


Albuz O., Okcelik S., Ince S., Ogulluk M., Sankaya S., Ozan H.

Archivos espanoles de urologia, vol.72, no.7, pp.697-704, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 72 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Journal Name: Archivos espanoles de urologia
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.697-704
  • Keywords: Varicocele, Inguinal hernia, Young male, PROCESSUS-VAGINALIS, SMOOTH-MUSCLE, MANAGEMENT, EXPRESSION, CHILDREN, FUSION, SACS, SKIN
  • Lokman Hekim University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study is to investigate the role of the inguinal hernia over the development of varicocele, in cases with accompanying inguinal hernia.