Comparison of extraperitoneoscopic and transperitoneoscopic techniques for the treatment of bilateral varicocele


DEMIRCI D., Gulmez I., HAKAN N., Ekmekcioglu O., KARACAGIL M.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.17, no.2, pp.89-92, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/08927790360587405
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.89-92
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background and Purpose: Laparoscopic varicocelectomy has been performed in patients with bilateral varicocele. This procedure could be performed either transperitoneally or extraperitoneally. The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness and morbidity of the two approaches.