Items Tagged ‘Recurrent Testicular Cancer’

June 24th, 2013

Testicular Cancer Rates on the Rise

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The incidence of testicular cancer continued to rise in the United States over the past decade, most notably among Hispanic men, according to the results of a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association in San Diego, California. Testicular cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed among young men ages 15 […]

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Tags: News, Recurrent Testicular Cancer, Stage I-II Testicular Cancer, Stage III Testicular Cancer, Testicular Cancer


September 21st, 2012

Marijuana May Increase Risk of Testicular Cancer

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Recreational marijuana use may increase the risk of developing subtypes of testicular cancer that have a worse prognosis, according to the results of a study published early online in the journal Cancer. Testicular cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed among young men ages 15 to 45. The testicles are located inside the scrotum (a sac […]

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Tags: Health and Wellness, News, Recurrent Testicular Cancer, Stage I-II Testicular Cancer, Stage III Testicular Cancer, Testicular Cancer


June 14th, 2011

Paclitaxel/Gemzar Provides Long-Term Survival in Refractory Testicular Cancer

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Treatment with the chemotherapy agents paclitaxel and Gemzar® (gemcitabine) provides long-term survival and possible cure among some patients with testicular cancer that has stopped responding to prior therapies. These results were recently presented at the 2011 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Testicular cancer is the most common cancer in the United […]

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Tags: News, Recurrent Testicular Cancer, Testicular Cancer