Testicular Self-Exam Introduction
A testicular self-examination (TSE) is useful in the detection of cancer of the testicles. Testicular cancer is the most common solid tumor found in males age 20-34 years. If detected early and treated, testicular cancer is almost 100% curable. If untreated, it may spread to the lymph nodes and lungs, and become more dangerous. Tumors usually are found on one side, but a small percentage are found in both testicles.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/17/2014
Patrick R Frey, MD
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