Polidocanol

What is Polidocanol?

Polidocanol is a local anaesthetic and antipruritic. It relieves itching caused for example by dry skin conditions such as eczema. It is also used as a sclerosant, an irritant injected to treat varicose veins.

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I have a hydrocele and would like for it to be treated by needle aspiration and polidocanol injections. I found a 2014 study that found this...

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Polidocanol sclerotherapy is effective for treatment of hydrocele

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My 32 year old Son, very healthy, had ultrasound of his testicles, with results of a 1.7cm cyst. Mild discomfort with tight undergarments and...

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You can discuss percutaneous sclerotherapy with the urologist

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