Cause for variocele

Patient : My boyfriend had pain on the left tsticle and now that he's done an ecography the radiologist said it was variocele. what every site i have visited seems to fail to explain is why does it happen exactly? is it a development malformation while in the uterus? or during the natural growth of the man? or by some external cause such as sex or masturbation or trauma?
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