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03 Apr 2006

Varicocele Embolization
How does this procedure work and where can it be done in Cape Town?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Alex

The process is very similar to ligation of varicose veins and involves blocking affected veins by an agent which would cause thrombosis. I would believe that is normally done in conjuction with a radiology department but I am not aware of any particular centre in Cape town. I would recommend that your enquire from your urologist with regard to this option.
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