Incidence and clinical significance of arterial injury in varicocele repair

@article{Cuda2011IncidenceAC,
  title={Incidence and clinical significance of arterial injury in varicocele repair},
  author={Scott P. Cuda and John E. Musser and Christina M. Belnap and Gregory P Thibault},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2011},
  volume={107 10},
  pages={
          1635-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVE • This study was performed to histologically determine the rate of arterial injury in varicocele ligation surgery and to determine the clinical significance of these arterial injuries. MATERIALS AND METHODS • 41 men who underwent varicocele ligation surgery, and had segments of each ligated vessel examined histologically. • The patients were followed prospectively to determine the effect of arterial injury on surgical results and clinical complications. RESULTS • Arterial ligation… CONTINUE READING

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