|RDF Unique Identifier:||https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014646|
|Scope note:||A condition characterized by the dilated tortuous veins of the SPERMATIC CORD with a marked left-sided predominance. Adverse effect on male fertility occurs when varicocele leads to an increased scrotal (and testicular) temperature and reduced testicular volume.
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy
PC prevention & control
|NLM Classification:||WJ 780|
|Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL):||Click here to access the VHL documents|
|Date of Entry:||1999/01/01|
Varicocele - Preferred
|Scope note||A condition characterized by the dilated tortuous veins of the SPERMATIC CORD with a marked left-sided predominance. Adverse effect on male fertility occurs when varicocele leads to an increased scrotal (and testicular) temperature and reduced testicular volume.|
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