Testicular cancer

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Testicular cancer

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4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Testicular cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

http://www.4thangel.org

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

http://www.CancerHopeNetwork.org

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Testicular cancer" returned 578 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Recent global trends in testicular cancer incidence and mortality.
 

Author(s): Jee Soo Park, Jongchan Kim, Ahmed Elghiaty, Won Sik Ham

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Sep;97(37):e12390.

 

Testicular cancer (TCa) has a relatively rare incidence and mortality, but has not been thoroughly evaluated. We analyzed global variations and recent trends in TCa incidence and mortality.Age-standardized rates (ASRs) of TCa incidence and mortality were retrieved from the GLOBOCAN ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Adenomatoid tumor of the testis mimicking malignant testicular cancer on multiparametric ultrasound.
 

Author(s): Renate Pichler, Gennadi Tulchiner, Fabian Steinkohl, Afschin Soleiman, Wolfgang Horninger, Isabel Maria Heidegger, Friedrich Aigner

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Adenomatoid tumor is one of the most common histological subtypes of paratesticular cancer arising from the epididymis. In very rare cases, these tumors appear as intratesticular lesions originating in the tunica albuginea, representing a diagnostic challenge.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Outcome of Critically Ill Patients with Testicular Cancer.
 

Author(s): Silvio A Ñamendys-Silva, Mireya Barragán-Dessavre, Andoreni R Bautista-Ocampo, Francisco J García-Guillén, Bertha M Córdova-Sánchez, Edgar Constantino-Hérnandez, Paulina Correa-García, Octavio González-Chon, Angel Herrera-Gómez

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2017 ;2017():3702605.

 

To evaluate the clinical characteristics and outcomes of critically ill patients with testicular cancer (TC) admitted to an oncological intensive care unit (ICU).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Testicular cancer" returned 74 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association between vasectomy and risk of testicular cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Haifeng Duan, Tuo Deng, Yiwen Chen, Zhijian Zhao, Yaoan Wen, Yeda Chen, Xiaohang Li, Guohua Zeng

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A number of researchers have reported that vasectomy is a risk factor for testicular cancer. However, this conclusion is inconsistent with a number of other published articles. Hence, we conducted this meta-analysis to assess whether vasectomy increases the risk of testicular cancer.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Possible association between androgenic alopecia and risk of prostate cancer and testicular germ cell tumor: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Weijun Liang, Liuying Song, Zheng Peng, Yan Zou, Shengming Dai

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A number of studies have investigated the association between androgenic alopecia (AGA) and cancer risk, but they have yielded inconsistent results. Therefore, this study was conducted to explore this controversial subject.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Physical activity and risk of testicular cancer: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Stephanie Huang, Virginia Signal, Diana Sarfati, Caroline Shaw, James Stanley, Katherine McGlynn, Jason Gurney

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Physical activity has been implicated as a risk factor in the development of testicular cancer (TC), but the relationship remains controversial. This systematic review pooled available evidence regarding this association.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Last Updated: 26 Apr 2018

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WATChmAN Virtual Testicular Cancer Clinic
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Testicular Cancer

 

Last Updated: 27 Dec 2017

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Short-term Testosterone Replacement in Testicular Cancer Survivors
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Testicular Cancer

 

Last Updated: 26 Apr 2018

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