Surgery or embolization for varicoceles in subfertile men Summary of a Cochrane review

Surgical or radiologic treatment of varicoceles may improve fertility outcomes in subfertile men with clinical varicoceles and abnormal semen analysis.

Authors

Anja C.J. Kroese, M.D., Natascha M. de Lange, M.D., John Collins, M.D., Ph.D., Johannes L.H. Evers, M.D., Ph.D., Jane Marjoribanks, M.P.H.

Volume 102, Issue 6, Pages 1553-1555

Abstract

Treatment of varicoceles may improve fertility outcomes in subfertile couples where the male has a varicocele. This systematic review evaluates surgical or radiologic interventions for clinical or subclinical varicoceles.

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