Recent Stage I-II Testicular Cancer News

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 8, 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 (March 8, 2009)

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