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Testicular Cancer - What Increases Your Risk

Some things may increase your chances of getting testicular cancer. These risk factors include:

Most men who get testicular cancer don't have any known risk factors.

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Treatment of Symptoms

When side effects of cancer or cancer treatment affect normal eating, changes can be made to help the patient get the nutrients needed. Medicines may be given to increase appetite. Eating foods that are high in calories, protein, vitamins, and minerals is usually best. Meals should be planned to meet the patient's nutrition needs and tastes in food. The following are some of the more common symptoms caused by cancer and cancer treatment and ways to treat or control them. Anorexia Anorexia (the...

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Last Updated: October 14, 2013
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