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Welcome to the Why Urology podcast with Dr. Todd Brandt.

This podcast is my personal attempt to teach you about your genito-urinary tract, what can go wrong, and how your urologist may just become your superhero.

The name of the podcast comes from my ongoing need to answer the question that I get so often from patients, friends, and family, “Why Urology? Why did you choose to become a urologist?”

Jul 21, 2019

A hydrocele is, quite simply, a fluid filled sack within the scrotum around the testicle. Hydro means water; cele means sac.

The fluid is not dangerous but can grow to a large size.

Men seek treatment when the hydrocele gets too big and gets in the way of activities or is noticeable by others.

As the fluid grows to a...