Stage I-II Testicular Cancer


Spread the Word! April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month (April 8, 2016)

As the month of April brings testicular cancer into focus, it’s time to increase public understanding of the disease, including its prevalence, approaches to screening and prevention, treatment options,... Continue Reading

National Testicular Cancer Awareness Month on CancerConnect (April 7, 2015)

Sun Valley, ID & Fort Worth, TX– OMNI Health Media (OMNI) announces the launch of testicular cancer educational programs for national testicular cancer awareness month. As the month of April... Continue Reading

Surveillance After Surgery Safe for Stage I Seminoma (June 27, 2013)

For men who undergo surgery for Stage I seminoma, surveillance appears to be a safe alternative to immediate chemotherapy or radiation therapy. These results were presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of... Continue Reading

Testicular Cancer Rates on the Rise (June 24, 2013)

The incidence of testicular cancer continued to rise in the United States over the past decade, most notably among Hispanic men, according to the results of a study presented at the annual meeting of the... Continue Reading

Marijuana May Increase Risk of Testicular Cancer (September 21, 2012)

Recreational marijuana use may increase the risk of developing subtypes of testicular cancer that have a worse prognosis, according to the results of a study published early online in the journal Cancer. Testicular... Continue Reading

Low-Dose CT Scans Effective for Surveillance of Early Testicular Cancer (June 15, 2011)

Low-dose computed tomography (CT) scans provide a reliable method for surveillance and reduce radiation exposure by 40-60% among patients with Stage I testicular cancer. These results were recently presented... Continue Reading

New Genes Linked to Testicular Cancer (June 28, 2010)

Scientists have discovered three new genes associated with testicular cancer, according to the results of a study published in Nature Genetics.[1] Testicular cancer is the most common type of cancer in... Continue Reading

Men with Infertility May Have Increased Risk of Testicular Cancer (March 4, 2009)

Men with Infertility May Have Increased Risk of Testicular Cancer Men with infertility are three times more likely to develop testicular cancer compared with fertile men, according to the results of a... Continue Reading

Single Dose of Carboplatin as Effective as Radiation Therapy for Testicular Cancer (June 5, 2008)

Single Dose of Carboplatin as Effective as Radiation Therapy for Testicular Cancer Among men with Stage I seminoma (a type of testicular cancer), post-surgery treatment with a single dose of the chemotherapy... Continue Reading

Surgery Earlier In Life Reduces Risk of Testicular Cancer Among Males with Undescended Testis (May 4, 2007)

Surgery Earlier In Life Reduces Risk of Testicular Cancer Among Males with Undescended Testis According to an article recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine, surgery before the age of... Continue Reading

Survivors of Testicular Cancer at Increased Risk of Death from Other Causes (April 5, 2007)

Survivors of Testicular Cancer at Increased Risk of Death from Other Causes According to an article recently published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, men who have survived testicular... Continue Reading

Firefighters Face Increased Risk of Cancer (November 15, 2006)

Firefighters Face Increased Risk of Cancer According to the results of a study published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, firefighters have an increased risk of developing certain... Continue Reading

First-Degree Relatives of Patients Diagnosed with Lung Cancer Who Never Smoked At Higher Risk of Developing Cancer (April 3, 2006)

First-Degree Relatives of Patients Diagnosed with Lung Cancer Who Never Smoked At Higher Risk of Developing Cancer According to results presented at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR),... Continue Reading

Survivors of Testicular Cancer May Have Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Disease (January 19, 2006)

Survivors of Testicular Cancer May Have Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Disease According to a recent article published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, men who have survived testicular cancer may... Continue Reading

Intensive Chemotherapy Regimen Shows Promise for Germ Cell Tumors (December 5, 2005)

Intensive Chemotherapy Regimen Shows Promise for Germ Cell Tumors For patients with metastatic germ cell tumors and a poor or intermediate prognosis, an intensive induction chemotherapy regimen produced... Continue Reading

Many Men Able to Father Children After Testicular Cancer Treatment (November 10, 2005)

Many Men Able to Father Children After Testicular Cancer Treatment According to a study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, men treated for unilateral testicular cancer between 1980... Continue Reading

High Maternal Weight May Increase Son’s Risk of Testicular Cancer (August 31, 2005)

High Maternal Weight May Increase Son’s Risk of Testicular Cancer According to a study published in the International Journal of Cancer, boys born to higher-weight mothers may be more likely to develop... Continue Reading

Many Men Remain Fertile After Treatment for Testicular Cancer (August 22, 2005)

Many Men Remain Fertile After Treatment for Testicular Cancer A study in the British Journal of Cancer reports that although treatment for testicular cancer may affect hormone levels and quality of life,... Continue Reading

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