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Newborn with bilateral hydrocele. What is the treatment? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 08-Jun-2013
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Doctor:how can I help?
User:i had a question on my 3 month old baby boy
Doctor:please go ahead
User:my baby is pre-term baby- yday we went for vaccination and doc examined and he said baby has water sack in his testicle (bilateral hydrocele)
Doctor:how old is your child?
User:he also said it goes away on its own or else minor surgery is required wanted to know how serious is this any side effects, wiill effect him later in his age
User:3 months old
Doctor:its a minor procedure
Doctor:usually it will subside by 12-18 months of age
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