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Why do you have to remove the whole testicle?

2 doctors weighed in

In brief: Cancer

If you have a tumor in the testes you will need testes removed.

In brief: Cancer

If you have a tumor in the testes you will need testes removed.
Dr. Richard Sarle
Dr. Richard Sarle
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Dr. Stephen Noga
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: Relapse risk

There is usually some cancer cells still lurking in the testicle that can later spread so common practice, especially in a paired organ is to remove the entire testicle.

In brief: Relapse risk

There is usually some cancer cells still lurking in the testicle that can later spread so common practice, especially in a paired organ is to remove the entire testicle.
Dr. Stephen Noga
Dr. Stephen Noga
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