Testicular Cancer Checks
What is Testicular Cancer Screening
Although testicular cancer is rare, it is one of the most common cancers in men aged between 15 and 45 years. It is also one of the most curable cancers if found early.
What Causes Testicular Cancer
The causes of this cancer are unclear, but men who have had an undescended testicle are at increased risk.
Symptoms of Testicular Cancer
Be aware of what is normal for you. Sometimes, early testicular cancer can be asymptomatic, but if a patient experiences either
- a lump in either testicle
- a feeling of heaviness in the scrotum.
Don't let embarrassment get in the way. If you see or feel any changes, see your doctor.
What are the Treatments for Testicular Cancer
If cancer is found, there are various approaches that your doctor will detail, but the earlier the intervention the better the outcome.