Beneficial effect of microsurgical varicocelectomy is superior for men with bilateral versus unilateral repair.

@article{Libman2006BeneficialEO,
  title={Beneficial effect of microsurgical varicocelectomy is superior for men with bilateral versus unilateral repair.},
  author={Jamie L Libman and Keith A Jarvi and Kirk C. Lo and Armand Zini},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2006},
  volume={176 6 Pt 1},
  pages={
          2602-5; discussion 2605
        }
}
PURPOSE Varicocele represents the most common correctable cause of male infertility, and most reports indicate that varicocelectomy has a beneficial effect on male fertility and pregnancy outcome. Little is known about the differential effect of bilateral, compared to unilateral varicocelectomy, on male fertility potential. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 369 consecutive varicocelectomies were performed for male factor infertility between July 1996 and July 2002. The outcomes measured… CONTINUE READING
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