Testicular Cancer

What is Testicular Cancer? Testicular cancer starts in the male gland known as a testicle or testis (two are called testicles, or testes). Though it can affect a man or boy at any age, it is most often found in men age 15 to 44 years. It’s fairly rare and very treatable. With early diagnosis, testicular cancer can be cured. With treatment, the risk of death from this cancer is small. How wel...

Testicular Cancer

A concise review to help young men understand testicular cancer and the importance of testicular self-exams.

Understanding Kidney Cancer

Kidney cancer, also known as renal cancer, is cancer that forms in the kidneys. The kidneys are a pair of bean-shaped organs that are about the size of a small fist and sit on each side of the spine, above the waist. Their primary job is to clean the blood and produce urine to rid the body of waste. Kidney cancer is among the 10 most common cancers in both men and women; however, a person's lifet...

Urethral Cancer

Female Urinary Tract Male Urinary Tract Medical Illustration Copyright © 2015 Nucleus Medical Media, All rights reserved Urethral cancer is the most rare of all urological cancer. Only 1 or 2 people out of 100 patients with cancer get this type. It is more common in men than women. Some people with urethral cancer don’t have any symptoms, but most do. This information will tell you...

Bladder Cancer Treatments

Learn more about bladder cancer treatment options to include immunotherapy, surgeries, chemotherapy and radiation.

Kidney Cancer

Parts of the kidneyImage © 2016 Fairman Studios, LLC. What is Kidney Cancer? Cancer is when cells in the body grow out of control. These cells can form a tumor or damaged tissue. If cancer cells grow in the kidney, it is called kidney cancer. The most common kidney cancer in adults is renal cell carcinoma. It forms in the lining of very small tubes in the kidney. Cancers found in the cent...

Prostate Cancer

The prostate is a small walnut shaped gland in the pelvis of men. It is located next to the bladder and can be examined by getting a digital rectal exam. Prostate cancer is a form of cancer that develops in the prostate gland. It is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths for men in the U.S. About 1 in 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. This year, nearly 175,000 men ...

Bladder Cancer Insights

The bladder is a balloon-shaped organ in your pelvic area where your body stores urine before it leaves the body. Bladder cancer is cancer that starts in the bladder. Non-muscle invasive bladder cancer is cancer that grows in the thin tissue on the inside surface of the bladder. This type of cancer has not spread into the bladder muscle or outside of the bladder. Muscle-invasive bladder cancer is ...

Penile Cancer

Cancer of the penis is rare in the United States. But, if you are at risk, finding it early is critical. The information here should help you spot this tumor long before it becomes life-threatening. Male Reproductive SystemMedical Illustration Copyright © 2015 Nucleus Medical Media, All rights reserved How does the Penis Normally work? The main roles of the penis are to carry urine out of t...

Prostate Cancer Poster

A poster with facts and figures on Prostate Cancer.

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