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Can testicular cancer cause frequent pain during urination?

Can testicular cancer cause frequent pain during urination?

Not likey.: The most common sign is painless testicular mass. If pain is present, other causes, like epididymitis, and orchitis must be considered. A brief course of antibiotics can be done. ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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Why don't doctors know the cause of prostate cancer or testicular cancer?

Why don't doctors know the cause of prostate cancer or testicular cancer?

No specific cause: Cancers arise by dumb luck, genetic mutations that are random. There are no significant exposures for these, unlike lung cancer. ...Read more

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Could exposure to dioxin cause testicular cancer?

Could exposure to dioxin cause testicular cancer?

I say no: Probably no chemical exposure has been more deeply studied than that of vietnam vets and i could find nothing in the nih database to support this; there was a small increase reported in gulf war vets. Claims that testicular cancer results from too much / too little exercise or cannabis seem soft to me. Unless it's from cryptorchidism, don't look for a cause. ...Read more

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Can laptops/ bluetooth game controllers cause testicular cancer?

Can laptops/ bluetooth game controllers cause testicular cancer?

No: That's one more scare story by somebody who doesn't understand the difference between the natural radiation that electronic devices and everything else produce, and the ionizing radiation that causes cancer. A bad epidemiologic study can "show" anything based on recall bias. Enjoy today's technology without this fear. ...Read more

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Is the pain caused by testicular cancer constant? Will testicular cancer always present with a lump?

Is the pain caused by testicular cancer constant? Will testicular cancer always present with a lump?

No ; NO: Testicular cancers will present in most of the time as pain less mass with loss of teticular sensation , in rare occasions abdominal metastasis with no palpable mass , awareness and regular physical examination results an early diagnosis that will achieve the best results , including cure. ...Read more

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Would testicular cancer typically (in most cases) cause the testicle to feel larger or cause shrinkage?

Would testicular cancer typically (in most cases) cause the testicle to feel larger or cause shrinkage?

Presents as a mass: Any new mass on the testis, or enlargement of a testis, is cancer until proved otherwise. If you are at all concerned, get seen now. ...Read more

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Does wearing tight underwear cause testicular cancer?

No: Wearing tight underwear is not a risk factor for testicular cancer. A pssible risk factor for testicualr cancer is an undescended testicle present at birth but clothing is not a risk factor for the future development of testicle cancer. ...Read more

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Can spermatocele cause pain in the groin? Or is it only testicular cancer?

Not likely.: This does not cause pain normally. It can cause discomfort if it gets too large, and can be differentiated from the testis by shining a light as it is transparent. If this does not clarify this, ultrasound of the scrotum/testes area can do it. Testicular cancer also isn't usually painful, but is not clearly illuminated generally, and other tests, like ct scan and serum AFP and bhcg are needed. ...Read more

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Dr. Simon Kimm
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Testicular Cancer (Definition)

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