testicular cancer


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Noun1.testicular cancer - malignant tumor of the testis; usually occurring in older men
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Using this powerful tool, the researchers evaluated cerebrospinal fluid from a 37-year-old man who had a history of testicular cancer and debilitating neurological symptoms, including vertigo, imbalance, and slurred speech.
Usually, the hallmark symptom of testicular cancer is a lump or swelling in the testicle.
The average age at the time of diagnosis of testicular cancer is about 33.
More than two thirds (69 per cent) of men in the UK aged between 18-34 don't know that they are in the age group most at risk of getting testicular cancer, according to new research.
Testicular cancer is the most common cancer in young men, with around 2,300 cases - more than six every day - in the UK each year.
A number of staff, students and alumni are supporting the event and encouraging people to attend by sharing their experiences of breast and testicular cancer.
In Term 5 they have an 8-day pediatric surgery internship and an 11-day urology internship with theoretical and practical lectures about TSE and testicular cancer. The study was conducted on 25 June, 2016.
In 2004 and again in 2010, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) determined that routine screening in asymptomatic males for testicular cancer either by self-exam or ultrasound did not yield better health outcomes.
Testicular cancer is more likely to affect men under the age of 40.
The report, in an interview with testicular cancer expert Philip Pierorazio from the Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins, explains why and how men should make it a habit to perform a regular testicular self-exam, the way women do breast self-examinations (BSE).
BEIRUT: "Until I was diagnosed, I had never even heard about this type of cancer," George said, recalling when he was diagnosed with testicular cancer in July 2017.