Here’s How To Self Examine Your Testicles To Check For Tumor

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Last week, the world marked the World Cancer Day.

One particular type of cancer that is not highlighted as much is testicular cancer.

Testicular cancer occurs in the testicles (testes), which are located inside the scrotum, a loose bag of skin underneath the penis.

The testicles produce male sex hormones and sperm for reproduction.

Compared with other types of cancer, testicular cancer is rare. However, though it is rare, it doesn’t mean it does not occur.

To be on the safe side, you need to pay close attention to your balls regularly.

Just as women are encouraged to self-exam their breasts to check for lumps, men must also do the same for their testicles.

Here is a self help infographic to help you.

Early diagnosis is the key for a successful treatment.


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