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Chad Bettis, pitcher for the Colorado Rockies, has returned to treatment, stating that his testicular cancer has spread.
Nerve and other damage from cancer treatments can impair men’s sexual function, and adjusting can be a challenge.
Like his signature backflip, Olympic figure skater Scott Hamilton’s vision for supporting patients with cancer is bold and unique.
Cisplatin therapy can cause hearing loss for men with testicular cancer, but preventive measures are emerging.
Study Explores Link Between Genetic Mutations and Cisplatin-Induced Hearing Loss in Cancer Survivors
A recent study found that certain genetic mutations could play a role in cisplatin-induced hearing loss.
There’s been some debate in recent years about the true value and effectiveness of certain types of cancer screenings. This is, of course, a perfectly reasonable thing to be doing both in the name of advancing medical science, and especially in an environment where there's so much downward pressure on the costs of healthcare.
The first piece in Colin's journey with testicular cancer.
Many men are apprehensive to talk about and get checked for testicular cancer, although those conversations can be life-saving.
Survivors of testicular cancer may face an increased vulnerability to additional health problems after being treated with cisplatin-based chemotherapy.
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Testicular Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)
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Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of testicular cancer.
Screening and Testing
Information about methods of cancer detection including new imaging technologies, tumor markers, and biopsy procedures
Testicular Cancer Screening (PDQ®)
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Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for testicular cancer.