Local or Spinal Anesthesia in Subinguinal Varicocelectomy: A Prospective Randomized Trial

Kadihasanoglu M., Karaguzel E., Kacar C. K., Arikan M. S., Yapici M. E., Tuerkmen N.

UROLOGY, vol.80, no.1, pp.9-14, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 80 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.urology.2012.01.052
  • Journal Name: UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.9-14
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVE To determine whether local anesthesia (LA) is an acceptable alternative to spinal anesthesia (SA) for varicocelectomy.