Lumps, Swelling or Pain »

There may be different reasons why men and boys experience lumps, swelling or pain around the testicles . These symptoms should be reported to your doctor who can check why this is happening and make sure more serious conditions are treated early.


The small tubes that attach to the testicles are called the epididymus. Sometimes these become painful or swollen because of an …

Testicular Cancer »

Testicular cancer is a relatively rare condition, but it is the most common cancer found amongst men aged 20 to 35 years. Fortunately, it is also one of the most successful to treat. Like any cancer, the earlier it is detected, the more successful treatment tends to be.

With early detection, almost 90% of cases can be cured, but even later on the cure rate can be as high as 80%. There are …