Testicular cancer can give rise to signs and symptoms detectable by the male, so it is very important to make frequent self-palpations and be well informed about this type of tumor.
For example, it is possible to notice a painless lump, changes in the texture or size of the testicle, heaviness in the scrotum, etc. On the other hand, low back pain, abdominal pain or changes in the breasts can also be warning signs of testicular cancer.
However, it must be made clear that other diseases can also give rise to these symptoms, so it will be necessary to go to a urologist to obtain an exact diagnosis.
Read the full article on: Testicular Cancer: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment. ( 38).
By José María Sánchez Jordán M.D. (gynecologist), Juan Antonio García Velasco M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist).
Last Update: 05/14/2019