Early testicular cancer: a problem in an infertility clinic.

  title={Early testicular cancer: a problem in an infertility clinic.},
  author={Nevile Phillips and Anne M. Jequier},
  journal={Reproductive biomedicine online},
  volume={15 5},
A total of 749 men attending an infertility clinic with their partners between 1 January 2004 and 31 May 2006 underwent a testicular ultrasound examination and a semen analysis around the time of their first visit. On testicular ultrasound examination, the presence of a testicular tumour was suspected in nine men. Of these, seven underwent an orchidectomy. A malignant tumour (seminomata) was present in five of these seven men, representing a malignancy incidence of 0.7% (5/749). In these five… CONTINUE READING