What other causes of non-painful testicular swelling should be considered in the workup of a hydrocele?

Updated: Oct 28, 2020
  • Author: Jacob C Parke, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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The following non-painful causes of testicular swelling should be considered in the workup of a hydrocele:

  • Spermatocele
  • Varicocele
  • Hematocele
  • Inguinal hernia (bowel)
  • Testicular tumors

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