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a. pampiniforme, semejante a la estructura de un zarcillo de la vid.
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Varicocele is an abnormal enlargement and tortuosity of the pampiniform plexus of veins in the spermatic cord.
Varicocele occurs due to dilation of the pampiniform venous plexus above and around the testicle (particularly the left testicle), and is characterized by elevated scrotal temperature due to impaired circulation.
In medical language, it is called Varicocele, which is caused by an abnormal enlargement of the Pampiniform Venous Plexus of the scrotum.
The testicular arteries, as well as the pampiniform plexus, nerves, and lymphatics, converge within the spermatic cord and course toward the tunica albuginea.