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Patient Decision Aid

Testicular Cancer: Which Treatment Should I Have for Stage I Seminoma Testicular Cancer After My Surgery?


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Patient decision aids are tools that help patients, care-givers and families become involved in decision making around difficult health care issues. They are designed to complement, rather than replace, the advice given by a health care practitioner.

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This patient decision aid helps men with stage I seminoma testicular cancer to decide on treatment choices after surgical removal of the testicle. It outlines options such as having radiation treatment, chemotherapy, and surveillance and compares the benefits, risks, and side effects associated with each option.


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Stage I seminoma testicular cancer, testicular cancer, surgery, surveillance, radiation treatment, chemotherapy

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Rated on: 6/12/2018 9:17:57 AM

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