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Testicular cancer is a rare type of cancer that accounts for about one percent of all cancers in men. An estimated 2,000 men are diagnosed with testicular cancer every year in the UK.

Testicular cancer is more unusual than other cancers because it has a bad effect on young men. Testicular cancer is the most common type of cancer affecting men between the ages of 15 and 49.

For unclear reasons, white men have a higher risk of developing testicular cancer than normal men.

The number of testicular cancer cases diagnosed every year in the UK has doubled since half The 1970s.

Causes of testicular cancer
The exact cause or cause of testicular cancer is unknown, but a number of factors have been identified to increase it Men's risk of developing the disease. Three key risk factors are described below:

• The testicles do not go down as normal
• A family history of the disease
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