You may be wondering about life after treatment. In particular, you may be wondering when it’s safe to have sex after varicocele surgery, and how that waiting time compares to when you can have sex after varicocele embolization. Varicocele embolization is a minimally invasive procedure that treats varicoceles.
Jan 24, · A varicocele is an enlargement of the veins in your scrotum. Varicocelectomy is a surgery performed to remove those enlarged veins. The procedure is done to restore proper blood flow to your Author: Tim Jewell.
A varicocele (say "VAR-uh-koh-seel") is a large vein that develops in one or both testicles. The blood pools, making the vein larger than normal. To fix the problem, your doctor tied off the end of the vein so the blood will not pool. After surgery, you may have slight pain in your groin for 3 to 6 weeks.
Jan 01, · Best Answer: Hi ISDA, There is no reason that a varicocele would affect sex drive. It's simply an enlarging of some veins near the testicle so it doesn't really affect anything (other than possibly your fertility, but I'll cover that it a moment). A varicocele will not go away by itself, in the same way Status: Open.