Hydroceles – Surgical Removal – under 16 years of age

Request for a referral for surgical intervention to treat hydroceles in males under the age of 16 years.

Related keywords
hydroceles surgical removal
Who can apply
General Practitioner, Consultant
Referral routes
Prior Approval

A hydrocele is a collection of fluid in the scrotum. Although men of any age can develop a hydrocele, it’s more common in young babies and older men.

(also known as or related to – hydrocele, hydrocoele, fluid inside scrotum and testicles) 

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Filename: HYDROCELES-SURGICAL-REMOVAL-UNDER-16-YEARS-OF-AGE.PDF
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Description: Surgical Intervention for Treatment of Hydroceles in Males under 16 years of age is not routinely funded by the CCG and is subject to this restricted policy.
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Filename: HYDROCELES_IN_MALES_UNDER_16_APPLICATION_FORM.DOC
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Description: Request for funding for a referral for surgical treatment of hydroceles in males under 16 years