Testicular & Prostate Cancer

Prostate and Testicular Cancer are the most common forms of male cancer, affecting thousands of men every year. Learn more about the survival rates, treatments and the many excellent support groups and leading hospitals here.

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Symptoms and Diagnosis of Testicular and Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Symptoms

There are no warning signs or symptoms of early prostate cancer. Once a malignant tumour causes the prostate gland to swell significantly, or once cancer spreads beyond the prostate, the following symptoms may be present:

These are not symptoms of the cancer itself. Instead, they are the symptoms of the blockage from the cancer growth within the prostate and surrounding tissues.

Symptoms of advanced prostate cancer include:

Testicular Cancer Symptoms

Signs and symptoms of testicular cancer include:

Cancer usually affects only one testicle. Report any pain, swelling or lumps in the testicles or groin area, especially if these signs and symptoms last longer than two weeks.