a FEW THINGS ABOUT tc
All ages can get testicular cancer but the average age is 28.
Most men find a lump or a swelling in the shower or in the bath.
Allot of lumps are even fround by partners.
Testicular cancer used to have a very high mortality rate, but due to developments with cisplatin chemotherapy it's now one of the most survivable.
it's more common in men from the western countries.
Most men can still function and have children after naturally.
Testicular cancer survival rate
Testicular cancer currently has a 95 percent survival for 1 or more years in the UK . Indeed 95 percent statistically are still cancer free 5 years later
The highest rate of survival comes with stage 1 cancers
Currently about 50 percent of men diagnosed will need chemotherapy which again has a very good survival rate even in stage 2 and above. It can of course take longer to be placed in remission because of treatments but the survival rate is still very high at 95 percent.
Your oncologist depending on stage of cancer will want to see you for a routine check up for possibly ten years after diagnosis,
RUN BY dedicated and PASSIONate survivors from the uk EST 2003
COVID GP SITUATIONS - YOUR GP WILL SEE YOU IF YOU EXPLAINE YOU HAVE A LUMP AND YOU ARE WORRIED.
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