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Testicular Cancer: Screening

Release Date: April 2011

Recommendation Summary

Summary of Recommendation and Evidence

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Adolescent and Adult Men

The USPSTF recommends against screening for testicular cancer in adolescent or adult men. 

The USPSTF recommends against the service. There is moderate or high certainty that the service has no net benefit or that the harms outweigh the benefits

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Clinical Summary

Clinical summaries are one-page documents that provide guidance to primary care clinicians for using recommendations in practice.

This summary is intended for use by primary care clinicians.

 
Current as of: September 2013

Internet Citation: Recommendation Summary. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2014.
http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Topic/recommendation-summary/testicular-cancer-screening

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