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Testicular Cancer

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Testicular cancer typically develops in one or both testicles in young men, but it can occur in older men as well. It is a highly treatable and usually curable type of cancer.


Learn About Testicular Cancer

Whether you’re worried about developing testicular cancer, making decisions about treatment, or trying to stay well after treatment, we can help. Find detailed information in our Detailed Guide, or get a shorter, simpler version in If You Have Testicular Cancer.

Testicular Cancer Causes and Risk Factors

Learn about the causes of testicular cancer and what you should know about finding it early.

Testicular Cancer Treatment and Support

If you are facing testicular cancer, we can help you learn about your treatment options and possible side effects, and point you to information and services to help you get through treatment and live well afterward.

Explore Research

The American Cancer Society is committed to relentlessly pursuing the answers that will save lives from testicular cancer. In fact, the Society has been a part of nearly every major cancer research breakthrough in recent history. 

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Stories of Hope

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Read inspiring stories of people living with testicular cancer.

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Online Support Communities

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Facing testicular cancer?  Connect with others and get support through our online communities, Cancer Survivors Network and MyLifeLine.org.

Testicular Cancer in the News

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Read about the latest developments in testicular cancer.

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