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good evening, I am a 27 year old boy, 10 days ago I was operated on to resolve a very symptomatic 4th degree left varicocele (pain, heat and burning in the affected area). Doctors confirmed the successful outcome of scleroembolization. I spent a week of total rest and after starting to walk again (for 2 days) I notice that the veins are less swollen, but after walking even for a short time the area still overheats. Is this normal for a successful surgery