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Tests to stage

The stage of a cancer tells you how big it is and whether it has spread. You might have some of these tests to find out what stage of testicular cancer you have.

Blood tests

Blood tests can check for proteins called tumour markers. These help find the stage of testicular cancer and monitor how well treatment works.

CT scan

A CT scan can help your doctor find out what stage of testicular cancer you have.

Stages

The stage of a cancer tells you how big it is and whether it has spread. It helps your doctor decide which treatment you need.

After your tests

Find out what happens after your tests and who can help while you wait for results.

Last reviewed: 
30 Sep 2014

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