Testicular cancer

Common Name(s)

Testicular cancer

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4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Following organizations serve the condition "Testicular cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

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Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Testicular cancer" returned 469 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Prostate cancer with bilateral testicular metastasis].
 

Author(s): Walid Kerkeni, Abderrazak Bouzouita, Mohamed Slim Selmi, Nadia Kourda, Mohamed Cherif, Amine Derouich, Rachida Zermani, Mohamed Riadh Ben Slama, Mohamed Chebil

Journal: Tunis Med. 2014 Feb;92(2):169-70.

 

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2014

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Last Updated: 5 Feb 2014

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Lower gastrointestinal bleeding as a result of fistula between the iliac artery and sigmoid colon in patient with advanced testicular cancer.
 

Author(s): Vanessa Prado dos Santos, Álvaro Filho Razuk, Valter Castelli Júnior, Roberto Augusto Caffaro

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;39(5):747-50; discussion 751.

 

Fistula between arteries and the gastrointestinal tract are a rare cause of gastrointestinal bleeding, but potentially fatal. The recognition and early treatment can modify the patient prognosis. We report a case of a patient with previous surgery for seminoma of cryptorchidic testicle, ...

Last Updated: 25 Nov 2013

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The terms "Testicular cancer" returned 43 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effect of endogenous and exogenous hormones on testicular cancer: the epidemiological evidence.
 

Author(s): Fabrizio Giannandrea, Donatella Paoli, Irene Figà-Talamanca, Francesco Lombardo, Andrea Lenzi, Loredana Gandini

Journal: Int. J. Dev. Biol.. 2013 ;57(2-4):255-63.

 

Testicular cancer is the most common type of malignancy in men aged 15-40 years. Although its incidence has increased over the past 40 years in most countries, the reasons for this rise are unclear. It has been suggested that a relative excess of endogenous estrogens during prenatal ...

Last Updated: 20 Jun 2013

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Testicular teratomas: an intersection of pluripotency, differentiation and cancer biology.
 

Author(s): Ximena Bustamante-Marín, Jason A Garness, Blanche Capel

Journal: Int. J. Dev. Biol.. 2013 ;57(2-4):201-10.

 

Teratomas represent a critical interface between stem cells, differentiation and tumorigenesis. These tumors are composed of cell types representing all three germ layers reflecting the pluripotent nature of their cell of origin. The study of these curious tumors became possible when ...

Last Updated: 20 Jun 2013

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Splenogonadal fusion and testicular cancer: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Roberto Iglesias Lopes, Mabel Tatty de Medeiros, Marco Antônio Arap, Marcello Cocuzza, Miguel Srougi, Jorge Hallak

Journal: Einstein (Sao Paulo). ;10(1):92-5.

 

A 36 year-old man after tests for assessing male infertility was diagnosed with primary infertility, bilateral cryptorchidism, nonobstructive azoospermia and discontinuous splenogonadal fusion. Carcinoma in situ was found in his left testicle, which was intraabdominal and associated ...

Last Updated: 10 Oct 2012

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Shared Care Follow-up After Chemotherapy for Testicular Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Testicular Cancer

 

Last Updated: 14 Aug 2014

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Last Updated: 24 Feb 2009

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Swiss Austrian German Testicular Cancer Cohort Study - SAG TCCS
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Testicular Neoplasms

 

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2014

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