Understanding Testicular Cancer -- Symptoms
What Are the Symptoms of Testicular Cancer?
The earliest warning signs of testicular cancer usually include:
- A change in size or shape of a testicle
- Swelling or thickening of a testicle
- A firm, smooth, often painless, slow-growing lump or hardness in a testicle
- A feeling of heaviness in a testicle
Other symptoms of testicular cancer may include:
Call Your Doctor About Testicular Cancer If:
You find any sort of unusual lump, nodule, pain, or swelling in either testicle. You should have a thorough physical exam as soon as possible. Remember, testicular cancer is highly curable, especially when caught early.