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When should I call a doctor for help after hydrocelectomy?

Every surgery entails some risks. Your doctor will tell you more about the risks that are related to this procedure and how they manifest.

You should call your doctor if you have any of these symptoms after hydrocelectomy:

  • increasing pain
  • fever over 100°F
  • swelling
  • redness
  • warmth
  • swollen lymph nodes
  • bleeding from the incision
  • red streaks from the incision
  • loose stitches / open incision

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Source: https://www.cedars-sinai.edu/Education/Medical-Library/