How to use Testicular in a sentence
However, in the case of testicular tumors, a small secondary hydrocele is present in one third of cases.
Izzie, meanwhile, is having trouble with her patient, who needs a biopsy on a potentially cancerous testicular lump.
From time immemorial thera- savages have been accustomed to eat the hearts of lions and other wild animals, under the belief that they will thereby obtain courage and strength like that of the animal from which the heart had been taken, but in 1889 BrownSequard proposed to use testicular juice as a general tonic and stimulant.
The first scientific attempt to employ portions of raw organs in the treatment of disease was made by Lauder Brunton in diabetes in 1873, sixteen years before Brown-Sequard's paper on the effect of testicular juice.
A genetic male will have female genitalia as a result of the deficient testicular androgens.Advertisement
Similar trends were seen in individuals with testicular cancer.
Treatment In the 1970s, a breakthrough drug called cisplatin was developed that dramatically improved the outlook for men with advanced testicular cancer.
Treatment in men elevated endogenous FSH levels are indicative of primary testicular failure.
Boys may have a swollen scrotum, which in rare cases, can lead to twisting of the testis (testicular torsion ).
Most testicular cancer cases are found by men themselves when doing a self-examination or by accident.Advertisement
Bleomycin is frequently used as one of the drugs in multiple chemotherapy regimes (e.g. squamous cell carcinoma, testicular teratoma, lymphoma ).
I had testicular torsion as a kid, which was sorted out very early and both testicles are still intact.
Answer You were extremely fortunate to survive a testicular torsion with both intact.
Boys may have a swollen scrotum, which in rare cases, can lead to twisting of the testis (testicular torsion).
Bleomycin is frequently used as one of the drugs in multiple chemotherapy regimes (e.g. squamous cell carcinoma, testicular teratoma, lymphoma).Advertisement
We diagnosed a left undescended testicular tumor and torsion of the left testis.
Lance is also well-known for his successful battle against testicular cancer and the yellow "Livestrong" bracelets that raised awareness for cancer.
Probably not if you ask Lance's wife at the time, Kristin Richards who is the mother of his three children and the woman who had seen him through his struggle with testicular cancer.
In 1996, Lance's life and his career took a drastic detour when he was diagnosed with testicular cancer.
In 1996, he was diagnosed with nonseminomatous testicular cancer, which had also spread to his brain, lungs and abdomen.Advertisement
However, through extensive chemotherapy and alternative medicinal treatments, as well as testicular and brain surgery, he beat the cancer and came out stronger than ever.
When doctors diagnosed Armstrong with testicular cancer, he and his then wife knew they still wanted a family, so the decided to store his sperm in order to get pregnant later by artificial insemination.
He has battled testicular cancer, which spread to his lungs and brain in 1996.
Testicular torsion is the twisting of a testis (testicle) such that the spermatic cord becomes twisted, cutting off blood flow to the testis.
There is approximately one case of testicular torsion in every 4,000 men under age 25 in the United States.Advertisement
Testicular torsion is most common in the first year of life and during adolescence.
Testicular torsion is caused by the rotating of the testicle is such a way that the blood flow to it is cut off.
Symptoms of testicular torsion are sudden severe pain in the scrotum, swelling and/or discoloration of the scrotum, nausea, and vomiting.
Approximately 40 percent of patients with testicular torsion reported having a similar pain sometime before, but at that time the pain resolved without treatment.
Testicular torsion is an emergency, and the child should be taken to the doctor or emergency room immediately if he shows the signs or symptoms of testicular torsion.Advertisement
Ultrasound scan accompanied by a contrast agent can also be used to diagnose testicular torsion.
The other testicle is also secured during the surgery to prevent future testicular torsion, because children who have had one episode of testicular torsion are likely to experience it again.
Testicular torsion is usually very painful.
Of those cases that do not correct themselves naturally, intervention is very important, because undescended testes increase the likelihood of sterility and testicular cancer.
Ten percent of all testicular cancers are in undescended testes.Advertisement
An adult man is three to 17 times more likely to develop testicular cancer if he has had a testis that did not descend naturally.
The incidence of testicular cancer in men who did not have both testes descend normally is about 1 in 2000.
Testosterone supplementation will not increase testicular size, decrease breast growth or correct infertility.
Testicular complications occur in 14 to 35 percent of post-pubertal boys, and complications regarding the ovaries in 7 percent of post-pubertal females.
Boys, however, have normal testicular function.Advertisement
Testicular torsion-A condition involving the twisting of the spermatic cord inside the testicle that shuts off its blood supply and can seriously damage the testicle.
Sheynkin explains that sperm production depends on the male body maintaining a regular testicular temperature.
However, some may still be left in their testicular tissue that can be extracted and used in IVF treatments.
Men who experience testicular, bladder, or prostrate cancer are at a higher risk of losing their ability to reproduce through natural means.
At one point, there was concern that men who had a vasectomy were at an increased risk of developing prostate and testicular cancer.Advertisement
Spinner survived testicular cancer and is now a born-again Christian.
Lance Armstrong is a professional road racing cyclist that was diagnosed with stage three testicular cancer on October 2, 1996.
Both patients received high orchiectomy under the diagnosis of testicular tumor and the histopathological diagnosis in both patients was non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.