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Can a lump on the bottom of the penis shaft be potentially testicular cancer?

Can a lump on the bottom of the penis shaft be potentially testicular cancer?

I'm not: Clear what you mean by bottom. Base means where your penis attaches at the pubis, bottom to me means along the shaft from base toward glans/foreskin if you still have one. Testes are in the scrotum. When you have such a consern, since i can't see it, you should show it to someone that knows normal from go to the urologist. ...Read more

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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I had one testicular removed in 2007 due to testicular cancer, now is it safe and healthy for me to pour water in penis hole during bath ?

I had one testicular removed in 2007 due to testicular cancer, now is it safe and healthy for me to pour water in penis hole during bath ?

Reason?: Opening of the urethra is meant for things coming out, not for going in. So if a little water gets into the opening during normal bathing, that is not a problem, however trying to actually get water into the opening may carry with it some bacteria that are normally present in faucet water. It could potentially cause an infection. I wouldn't recommend pouring water into the opening on purpose. ...Read more

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I am a male with rather large testicles compared to penis size. Is this a pre-cursor to possible testicular cancer?

No : No not a pre-cursor , for malignancy but get regular examination by your doctor, painless enlargement of testis is the first sign of cancer along with loss of testicular sensation. ...Read more

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How quickly does a penis heal after testicular cancer surgery?

How quickly does a penis heal after testicular cancer surgery?

The penis is fine!: Testicular cancer surgery removes the testicle from the scrotum and does not affect the penis. There may be some pain and swelling for a few days, but after that goes away the penis should work just fine! If only one testicle is removed there is enough testosterone that erections should be normal. ...Read more

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How quickly does testicular cancer spreads?

How quickly does testicular cancer spreads?

Relatively quickly.: Unfortunately, testicular cancer generally tends to grow rapidly relative to other cancers. It then tends to spread, in a fairly predictable pattern, to the lymph nodes behind the abdominal cavity, then potentially to other organs. This makes prompt diagnosis and treatment very important. If you feel a mass in the testicle, don't delay evaluation and see your physician as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What can you tell me about testicular cancer?

What can you tell me about testicular cancer?

See below: Please consult this site for information. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/testicular-cancer/basics/definition/con-20043068 ...Read more

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How do you check yourself for testicular cancer?

A boy/man has: 2 testicles, one on each side of the scrotum, located behnd yur penis. Isolate each testicle and rub your finger from top to bottom, front and back, each side. Usually there is a lump and a tube in the back called a an epididymus--normal. Compare sides, should be similar. Repeat monthly. Questions? See your doc. ...Read more

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How young can someone with testicular cancer be?

How young can someone with testicular cancer be?

It is a cancer of th: Testicular cancer is a cancer of the younger age groups...Many of its victims are young adults. ...Read more

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How can I know if I have undiagnosed testicular cancer?

How can I know if I have undiagnosed testicular cancer?

Self-Exam: You'll find a new lump attached to your testis. If this is present, get with your physician. Less often, one of them is quite a bit larger than its companion, and larger than it used to be. Any doubts, get seen. ...Read more

Dr. Jesse Mills
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Penis Disorders (Definition)

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Testicular Cancer (Definition)

Testicular cancer is a cancer of the testicle and may be either seminomatous ...Read more