My baby boy has hydroceles (accumulation of water in the scrotum), My doctor said he is going to need surgery if it's not corrected itself at the age of 5. I need your advice pls is that age 5 okay or too long pls
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Hydrocele is painless and non hereditary condition in about 90% of baby boys. The only known treatment is surgery. It is a minor surgery usually a day case. It's said to be carried out at 18months. Kindly consult a surgeon paediatrician for further evaluation.