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what is the chance of testicular cancer re-occurring?

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Dr. Edward Gold
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Survival by stage: Stage 5-year relative survival rate localized 99% regional 96% distant 72%.
Answered on Jul 20, 2012
Dr. Brian Lawenda
24 years experience Radiation Oncology
Depends: There are different types of testicular cancer (seminoma being the most curable.) depending on the type of testicular cancer and the stage of the cancer the recurrence rates after treatment will vary. The treatments themselves vary based on these factors, as well. Learn more about this here: http://www.Cancer.Net/cancer-types/testicular-cancer/treatment.
Answered on Dec 6, 2012

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