Testicular lump biggest risk factor for testicular cancer
Risk is even higher if lump is associated with pain and/or swelling, study finds Related items fromOnMedica A clinical review of testicular tumours Immune system boosters fight prostate cancer NHS lagging on preventing cancer and heart deaths Cancer cases in older people set to surge High-intensity interval training beneficial after testicular cancer (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - July 4, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Testicular cancer symptoms: This sign is the biggest indicator of the disease
TESTICULAR cancer is quite uncommon but it ’s important to recognise all the signs. It’s one of the most treatable of all cancers, and most men make a full recovery, particularly if the cancer is diagnosed early. So what is the biggest indicator of the disease? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Testicular cancer study reveals highest risk symptoms to aid diagnosis
(University of Exeter) A new study has identified the highest risk symptoms that can indicate testicular cancer, in research that aims to improve diagnosis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - July 2, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Testicular Cancer ... Cycling and Cisplatin
Title: Testicular Cancer ... Cycling and CisplatinCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 7/30/1999 8:23:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - June 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Researchers map the genome of testicular cancer
(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) In a collaborative, multi-institution effort to map the genetic and genomic changes in cancer, researchers led by UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center's Katherine Hoadley, Ph.D., analyzed 137 testicular germ cell tumors for potential mutations and other molecular changes. They identified molecular features of testicular germ cell cancers that could inform future efforts to improve treatment decisions, and help monitor patients to see if their cancer has come back. Their findings were published in Cell Reports. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause a testicle lump?
Lumps and swellings in the testicle are typically harmless, although some can be a sign of testicular cancer. Regular self-exams can help spot the early signs of testicular cancer. In this article, we look at how to do a self-examination, and when to see a doctor. We also cover causes, diagnosis and treatment. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Men's Health Source Type: news

Inequalities in stage IV cancer treatments
Senior analyst Katherine Henson discusses how the National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service can help analyse trends in treatment to inform research that will improve patient outcomes Related items fromOnMedica Report reveals shortage of specialist cancer nurses Breast cancer screening fiasco set to put even more strain on understaffed units US calls for benefits vs harms discussion before prostate cancer screening High-intensity interval training beneficial after testicular cancer Piecing together kidney cancer evolution (Source: OnMedica Views)
Source: OnMedica Views - May 29, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

High-intensity interval training beneficial after testicular cancer
Simple HIIT intervention reduced tiredness and improved self-esteem in testicular cancer survivors Related items fromOnMedica Exercise and psychological treatments cut cancer fatigue Preoperative exercise halves lung cancer complication rate A clinical review of testicular tumours Urgent action needed on men ’s reproductive health Inherited genetic faults blamed for almost half of testicular cancer (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - May 9, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Vigorous exercise reduces tiredness in testicular cancer survivors
(Cancer Research UK) High-intensity interval training reduces tiredness and improves self-esteem for testicular cancer survivors, according to a study published in the British Journal of Cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - May 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Tanzania:Let's End the Month With Testicular Cancer Awareness
[Citizen] Today, Is April 30th, April is recognised as testicular cancer awareness month. During this period, the World Health Organisation (WHO) commemorates the burden of the disease worldwide and, of course, the initiatives being taken to combat it. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 1, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Spermatogenesis Still Occurs in Men With Testicular Cancer
Spermatogenesis often occurs away from tumor; findings may aid fertility planning, sperm retrieval (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 27, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Spermatogenesis Still Occurs in Men With Testicular Cancer
FRIDAY, April 27, 2018 -- Spermatogenesis occurs in most men with testicular cancer, often away from tumors, according to a study published online April 17 in BJU International. Jemma A. Moody, from King's College London, and colleagues... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Testicular cancer: Dull aches may be a sign that you have the condition
TESTICULAR cancer is more likely to affect men between 15 and 49 and, if not diagnosed and treated early, the repercussions could be serious. The NHS recommends that you shouldn ’t ignore this symptom if you feel it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Testicular cancer Symptoms: Could you be suffering from the condition?
TESTICULAR cancer is more likely to affect men between 15 and 49. It needs to be diagnosed and treated early to stop it developing. The NHS recommends that you shouldn ’t ignore these symptoms if you feel them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study examines sperm production in men with testicular cancer
(Wiley) In a study of men with testicular cancer, increasing tumor size relative to testis size was linked with a reduced ability to produce sperm. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

After testicular cancer is cured, remain alert in the future
Because testicular cancer has a 95 percent cure rate, it is easier for men to move on and forget about it. But new research in the Journal of Clinical Oncology shows that it ’s prudent for patients to stay in touch with their medical team as they age and to be aware of treatment toxicities. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - April 11, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: University of Rochester Medical Center Source Type: news

Living With Cancer: Understanding testicular cancer
Testicular cancer: Diagnosis and treatment April?is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month, which makes it a good time to learn more about testicular cancer, the most common cancer in American men 15 to 35. Testicular cancer is highly treatable, even when cancer has spread beyond the testicle. Depending on the type and stage of testicular cancer, you [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 6, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Metabolic Abnormalities Seen in Testicular Cancer Survivors
HTN, increased LDL and total cholesterol levels; lower rates of decreased HDL levels, abdominal fat (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 4, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Metabolic Abnormalities Seen in Testicular Cancer Survivors
WEDNESDAY, April 4, 2018 -- Testicular cancer survivors (TCS) have metabolic abnormalities characterized by hypertension and increased low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and total cholesterol, according to a study published in the March 1 issue of the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Testicular Cancer Survivors May Face Heart Trouble Later
Title: Testicular Cancer Survivors May Face Heart Trouble LaterCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/2/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/3/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - April 3, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Testicular Cancer Survivors May Face Heart Trouble Later
(Source: Cancercompass News: Other Cancer)
Source: Cancercompass News: Other Cancer - April 3, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Testicular Cancer May Lead to Heart Trouble Later
In the study, Abu Zaid and his colleagues analyzed 486 testicular cancer survivors who were treated with platinum-based chemotherapy. The investigators found that these patients had higher-than-normal rates of heart disease risk factors. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Testicular Cancer Survivors May Face Heart Trouble Later
MONDAY, April 2, 2018 -- Young men who survive testicular cancer may need to worry about more than a return of their disease: A new study suggests they also face greater heart risks down the road. " The overarching goal of our study is to implement... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 2, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Testicular cancer symptoms: This change in your testicles could indicate the disease
TESTICULAR cancer symptoms often include a swelling or lump in one of the testicles. This type of cancer is rare, and lumps within the scrotum are usually not a sign. But it is important to notice all changes in the testicles in case you do have the disease, so you can get treated as soon as possible. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Soap star John Partridge reveals secret battle with disease that hits six men every day
For actor John Partridge, just one word sums up his discovery that he had testicular cancer: denial. For many years the former EastEnders star chose to tell no one what had happened. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Testicular cancer symptoms: How to check for a lump in your testicles and when to see a GP
TESTICULAR cancer symptoms can include a lump, but how big does it have to be for you to be worried? These are the signs of the deadly tumour to look out for, and when to see your doctor. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Testicular cancer warning - see a GP if you have a lump in your testicles that's this big
TESTICULAR cancer symptoms can include a lump, but how big does it have to be for you to be worried? These are the signs of the deadly tumour to look out for, and when to see your doctor. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Possible Hereditary Link Between Ovarian and Testicular Cancers Observed
A registry study suggests that there may be a familial association between ovarian and testicular cancers. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - March 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Dave Levitan Tags: Gynecologic Cancers News Ovarian Cancer Source Type: news

Families Are Heartbroken After Losing Embryos in IVF Clinic ’s Freezer Failure: “I Don’t Think You Can Fix This”
Betty Jacobs first heard about the freezer problem on Thursday, March 8, when she scrolled through her Facebook news feed. That day, a local Ohio paper had published an article about temperature changes at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, where Jacobs underwent IVF and had her twins in 2016. Because of these temperature changes — which had occurred the previous Saturday — more than 2,000 frozen eggs and embryos were potentially damaged and unviable. Jacobs had two embryos frozen in their storage facilities, but was reassured when the news report said that the hospital had notif...
Source: TIME: Health - March 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized fertility healthytime Source Type: news

Testicular Cancer vs Testicle Infection
Testicular Cancer vs. Testicle Infection (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - February 6, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Messing Honored for Advancing Urological Care
Edward Messing, M.D., F.A.C.S., has been recognized by the American Urological Association (AUA) for 35 years of accomplishment in improving care for individuals with bladder, kidney, prostate, and testicular cancer. Messing will receive the Ramon Guiteras Award at the AUA ’s annual meeting in May in San Francisco. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - January 29, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: University of Rochester Medical Center Source Type: news

UCLA scientists use stem cells to study genetics of germ cell tumors
UCLA researchers have made new inroads into understanding germ cell tumors, a diverse and rare group of cancers that begin in germ cells — the cells that develop into sperm and eggs. The researchers developed a protocol to recreate germ cell tumor cells from stem cells and used the new model to study the genetics of the cancer.Their findings could point the way toward new drugs to treat germ cell tumors, which account for around 3 percent of all cases of childhood and adolescent cancer.The study, published in Stem Cell Research, was led by Amander Clark, a UCLA professor of molecular cell and developmental biology an...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - January 29, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Testicular cancer: Six early signs and symptoms that could indicate you have the disease
TESTICULAR cancer is one of the less common cancers, and while it ’s one of the most treatable types, it’s important to know the early signs. From a cup in one of the testicles to a sharp pain in the scrotum, these are the symptoms you should be aware of. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer Stem Cells Underlie Testicular Cancer ’s Vulnerability to Genotoxic Chemotherapy
Researchers have discovered that testicular cancer ’s responsiveness to conventional chemotherapy is likely determined during prenatal development. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - December 14, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Bryant Furlow Tags: Genitourinary Cancers News Testicular Cancer Source Type: news

Combo Antiemetic Therapy Safe, Effective for Testicular Cancer Patients on Cisplatin Chemotherapy
Researchers found that combining palonosetron, aprepitant, and dexamethasone represents an effective and well-tolerated treatment to prevent CINV in testicular cancer patients receiving cisplatin. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - December 13, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Bryant Furlow Tags: Genitourinary Cancers Nausea and Vomiting News Testicular Cancer Source Type: news

Could BEP Reduce the Risk of Brain Metastasis in Testicular Cancer?
A post-hoc analysis found that brain metastases are more frequent in patients with advanced germ cell tumors who have received dose-dense chemotherapy compared with those administered the BEP regimen. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - December 6, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Bryant Furlow Tags: Genitourinary Cancers News Testicular Cancer Source Type: news

‘Tee Off FORE Testies’ raises funds for testicular cancer research at Karmanos
(Source: Karmanos Cancer Institute)
Source: Karmanos Cancer Institute - December 5, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Dorset woman lost her son to cancer after he refused chemo
Janie Hamilton, from North Dorset, lost her 36-year-old son James to testicular cancer after his drug-induced psychosis led him to refuse chemotherapy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chemo FAIL: Toxic chemotherapy found to impair memory, concentration, and brain function while having little or no long-term effect on cancer
(Natural News) A study carried out by researchers at the Aarhus University has revealed that chemotherapy affects brain network and impairs cognitive function. As part of the study, a team of health experts enrolled a total of 64 men who underwent testicular cancer surgery. The researchers noted that 22 of these men had chemotherapy following their operation, while 42 patients had... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pembrolizumab Not Active Against Cisplatin-Refractory Testicular Cancer
In a small phase II study of 12 men with nonseminoma germ cell tumors refractory to cisplatin, pembrolizumab did not demonstrate clinical activity. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - November 27, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Bryant Furlow Tags: Genitourinary Cancers News Testicular Cancer Source Type: news

Is Heavy Cannabis Use Associated with Testicular Cancer?
Researchers analyzed a large population-based sample of men from Sweden and discovered an association between heavy cannabis use and testicular cancer incidence. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - November 24, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Bryant Furlow Tags: Genitourinary Cancers News Testicular Cancer Source Type: news

Cancer treatment: Chemotherapy is particularly effective at fighting THIS deadly type
TESTICULAR CANCER symptoms are treated very effectively with chemotherapy, and scientists have just discovered why. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dog helped man detect cancer
Michael DiZoglio was diagnosed with testicular cancer, thanks to help from his father's dog (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cornell study reveals why testicular cancer is so responsive to chemo
(Cornell University) Cornell researchers have taken a major step toward answering a key question in cancer research: Why is testicular cancer so responsive to chemotherapy, even after it metastasizes? (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 14, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Do you have a BENT penis? Symptoms and treatments for Peyronie’s disease
MEN with a bent penis could be at higher risk of heart disease and testicular cancer. The curvature could a be sign of Peyronie ’s disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Testicular Cancer in Children
(Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - November 9, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Having a curved penis brings a higher risk of cancer
A study of 1.5million men by Baylor College in Houston, Texas, found that a curved penis causes a higher risk of testicular cancer by 40%, melanoma by 29% and stomach cancer by 40%. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does your (or your partner's) penis look like THIS? You could be at risk of CANCER
MEN with a bent penis could be at higher risk of developing stomach and testicular cancer, scientists have revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer WARNING signs: Most men don’t know to feel for THIS in testicles
TESTICULAR cancer affects one in every 195 men, but two-thirds don ’t know what warning signs to look out for. This is what a cancerous lump feels like. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news