Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of varicocele.

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Examples

  • Who knew that after years of bicycle riding, Michael had developed something called varicoceles: varicose veins in a man’s key areas?

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  • His studies also show that varicoceles raise the temperature inside the testicles, and repairing these varicoceles causes the temperature to drop.

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  • The squeezing makes the veins in his scrotum bulge out more to make it easier to detect smaller varicoceles.

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  • The effects of aging on sperm can be slowed down by a healthy lifestyle, repair of large varicoceles, and possibly antioxidant vitamins.

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  • Get checked for varicoceles, the enlarged veins inside the scrotum that heat up the testicles.

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  • Dr. Goldstein is internationally renowned for his pioneering work in vasectomy reversals and microsurgical repair of varicoceles varicose veins in the scrotum and blockages.

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  • The incidence of varicoceles increases with age and men with varicoceles that were not repaired when they were younger experience an even more accelerated decline in testicular function.

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  • In a warm room with the man standing and the scrotum warmed with a heating pad, Dr. Goldstein can readily see large varicoceles through the skin of a relaxed scrotum.

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  • Typically, varicoceles are found on the left side, and in the 50 percent of men who have them on both sides, the left one is larger.

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  • Men at high risk of developing antisperm antibodies include those who have had testicle torsion, inflammation of the epididymis or testicles, a partial obstruction of sperm-carrying tubes, and large varicoceles.

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