• Mikesmomw
    • Experience with Teratoma, Non-Semino...
    over 5 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    Trying to decide on laparoscopic lymph node removal or chemo.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • shorty1981
    • Experience with Non-Seminoma, Testi...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    both of my testicuals r gone

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • ngraham
    • Experience with Embryonal Carcinoma
    over 6 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    poor pain control, didn't tolerate pain medications so just used over-the-counter

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • PhantomDX
    • Experience with Embryonal Carcinoma
    about 7 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    Easiest part of the entire process

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. almost 8 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    March 1st he underwent surgery to remove the left testicle. They did a "radical procedure" where they take the spermatic cord right ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Crash
    • Experience with Choriocarcinoma
    over 8 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    I can't remember the surgeon's name at the moment, but he was an Emory grad. and he did a good job. He got mad when they undraped m...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  2. over 8 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    Men, I have to say we women are much more prepared to deal with a surgery like this due to being more vocal about our reproductive s...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. over 8 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    I have recurring numbness from a nerve that was nicked during the radical left orchiectomy.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • dougbank
    • Experience with Non-Seminoma, Testicu...
    almost 9 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a left inguinal orchiectomy. This was a long time ago, so they actually used a general anesthetic and I spent the night in the...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Salp
    • Experience with Non-Seminoma, Testicular ...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • jersail
    • Experience with Non-Seminoma, Testicul...
    over 4 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • chrisallen
    • Experience with Non-Seminoma, Testi...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Removal of testicle

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
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