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Testicular Cancer Teen Cancer
Treatments <ul><li>Treatments for testicular cancer are: </li></ul><ul><li>Surgery  </li></ul><ul><li>Chemotherapy </li></...
How Testicular Cancer is diagnosed <ul><li>Testicular cancer can be diagnosed using: </li></ul><ul><li>X-rays </li></ul><u...
Symptoms of Testicular Cancer <ul><li>A swelling in one or both of the testicles </li></ul><ul><li>An ache in the lower ab...
Types of Testicular Cancer <ul><li>The most common types of Testicular cancer are: </li></ul><ul><li>Teratomas </li></ul><...
Facts <ul><li>The reason for this cancer is unknown </li></ul><ul><li>Testicular cancer is highly curable </li></ul><ul><l...
Cell Cycle
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  1. 1. Testicular Cancer Teen Cancer
  2. 2. Treatments <ul><li>Treatments for testicular cancer are: </li></ul><ul><li>Surgery </li></ul><ul><li>Chemotherapy </li></ul><ul><li>Immunotherapy </li></ul>
  3. 3. How Testicular Cancer is diagnosed <ul><li>Testicular cancer can be diagnosed using: </li></ul><ul><li>X-rays </li></ul><ul><li>Ultrasound </li></ul><ul><li>Scans- CT, MRI, or PET </li></ul><ul><li>Blood Tests </li></ul>
  4. 4. Symptoms of Testicular Cancer <ul><li>A swelling in one or both of the testicles </li></ul><ul><li>An ache in the lower abdomen </li></ul><ul><li>Backache and stomachache </li></ul><ul><li>A feeling of heaviness in the scrotum </li></ul><ul><li>Dull pain in the groin, lower abdominal area, or lower back </li></ul><ul><li>Scrotal enlargement </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes there are symptoms that may be very minor like loss of energy and tiredness. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Types of Testicular Cancer <ul><li>The most common types of Testicular cancer are: </li></ul><ul><li>Teratomas </li></ul><ul><li>Seminomas </li></ul>
  6. 6. Facts <ul><li>The reason for this cancer is unknown </li></ul><ul><li>Testicular cancer is highly curable </li></ul><ul><li>85% of people with Testicular cancer are cured by Chemotherapy. </li></ul><ul><li>It is most common in men ages 20 to 25 </li></ul><ul><li>Between 7,500 and 8,000 diagnoses are made each year </li></ul><ul><li>The most common type of testicular cancer is teratomas </li></ul><ul><li>Testicular cancer may start as early as age 15 in teens </li></ul><ul><li>Ultrasound is usually used to diagnose this type of cancer </li></ul><ul><li>If the cancer is serious enough, the doctors may have to perform surgery to remove one or both of the testis. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Cell Cycle
  8. 8. <ul><li>http://kidshealth.org/PageManager.jsp?dn=KidsHealth&lic=l&ps=2 ... </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Testicular_cancer </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/testicular_cancer/DSOOO46/DSE ... </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.dontbeaschmuck.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.click4tic.org.uk/understandit/typesofcancer/testicularcanc ... </li></ul>Refrences

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