Is selective internal spermatic venography necessary in detecting recurrent varicocele after surgical repair?

Tefekli A., Cayan S., Uluocak N., Poyanli A., Alp T., Kadioglu A.

EUROPEAN UROLOGY, vol.40, no.4, pp.404-408, 2001 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1159/000049807
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.404-408


Objectives: Surgical varicocele repair can be complicated by postoperative recurrence. The aim of this study is to evaluate the diagnostic value of scrotal color Doppler ultrasonography (SCDU) and selective internal spermatic venography (SISV) in detecting recurrent venous reflux after conventional varicocelectomy. Materials and