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Just Diagnosed with Testicular Cancer -- What's Next?
Finding out you have cancer can be overwhelming. Ask questions, find out what to expect. Decide what treatment path best fits your situation.
Topics: 1,188 Posts: 17,870
1,188 17,870
Treatment After the Orchiectomy: Radiation, Chemotherapy, RPLND, Surveillance
Coping with radiation, chemotherapy, RPLND, or surveillance: treatment issues, test results, surveillance reports. Talk about what's going on with you!
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Chemotherapy Medications
Discuss chemotherapy medications such as Cisplatin, Bleomycin, Etoposide, as well as medications such as Zofran and Aloxi to curb side effects such as nausea.
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Living with Testicular Cancer
Cancer has long-lasting physical, emotional, and practical effects on those with the disease and their family, friends, and caregivers. Talk it over with a group that understands.
Topics: 1,172 Posts: 11,344
Last Post: 1 year clear
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by Mike
Caregivers Space
Caregivers deal with a mix of emotions and responsibilities when a loved one is diagnosed with testicular cancer. Share coping skills and thoughts. Vent anger, sadness, and anxiety. Grieve. Gain strength and support.
Topics: 448 Posts: 12,470
Last Post: Worried wife
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by Davepet
2X Warriors - Cancer in Both Testicles
Losing both testicles poses unique challenges and adjustments, but cancer cannot define what or who we are.
Topics: 206 Posts: 2,166
206 2,166
by Mike
Testosterone Challenges
Some testicular cancer survivors need hormone replacement therapy. Too little testosterone may cause fatigue, depression, hot flashes, osteoporosis, and loss of libido. Options include AndroGel, Testim, injections, and more. Share your experience.
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All Clear
After treatment, all testicular cancer patients are on surveillance. Celebrate every good news milestone!
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