Epididymal cysts removal Near Me

Removal of epididymal cyst Birmingham

Epididymal cysts usually are benign and harmless fluid-filled swellings within the drainage tubes of your testicles. However, if they develop to a significant size, they will often cause discomfort, challenges walking, lovemaking concerns etc. Any time epididymal cysts begin to hinder activities of everyday living, there will probably be a circumstance for their removal.

Epididymal cyst removal

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For those who leave things as they are, the cyst will almost certainly over time increase. Sometimes this takes years. You could wait and observe if you desire. The fluid from the cyst can certainly be drawn out simply by using a needle, however the fluid will build-up once again in a couple of months. There isn’t any injection treatment that works effectively.

Once asleep, a cut is created within the scrotal skin covering the cyst, and the cyst removed or ‘shelled out’, with bare minimum disturbance to the other scrotal structures. After the cyst has been removed, the cut in the skin is closed with dissolvable stitches.

Operation for epididymal cyst

Local anaesthetic is actually being injected into the wound right after the procedure, making the complete area insensitive for approximately 6 hours or more. There will probably be some discomfort on moving. Simple painkilling tablets should easily control this discomfort.

The procedure is typically carried out as a day-case, and you need to as a result be capable of returning home providing you have someone to collect you and look after you at home.

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Mr Haider Syed Consultant Urological Surgeon

Urological Surgeon

Senior Consultant Urological Surgeon Working at Spire Little Aston Hospital, Sutton Coldfield, near Birmingham for last since 2005.

Graduated as a doctor in 1984 and have been working in the NHS for over 30 years. I started my Urology career in 1991 and completed training at the John Radcliffe and Churchill Hospital, Oxford in 2000.