Testicular Cancer Awareness Month: June
Testicular Cancer Awareness Ribbon: Orchid
Definition of testicular cancer: Cancer that forms in tissues of one or both testicles. Testicular cancer is most common in young or middle-aged men. Most testicular cancers begin in germ cells (cells that make sperm) and are called testicular germ cell tumors.
Estimated new cases and deaths from testicular cancer in the United States in 2014:
• New cases: 8,820
• Deaths: 380