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Youngest testicular cancer survivor

At 3 years of age a British boy is the youngest survivor of testicular cancer after surgery and chemotherapy to a swollen testicle brought a remission, but also a side effect of hepatic failure. Doctors believe his fertility should be preserved. Testicular cancer is more common between 15 to 44 years old and has an excellent prognosis.

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About: Youngest testicular cancer survivor

Date: 27 August 2005

Source: News telegraph

Author: Nigel Bunyan

URL: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2005/08/27/nkirk27.xml&sSheet=/news/2005/08/27/ixhome.html

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