Surgery to remove the testicle is usually the first treatment for testicular cancer. Find out about surgery, and what to expect in hospital and after your operation.

Types of surgery

Find out about the types of surgery for testicular cancer.

Preparing for surgery

Find out what happens before surgery, the people you meet and the exercises you learn.

Going into hospital

Find out what you need to take in, what to expect and how to make your hospital visit less stressful.

On the day

What to expect on the day of your surgery.

After surgery

What to expect after your operation.

Problems after surgery

Find out about the possible side effects of surgery for testicular cancer.

Last reviewed: 
22 Jul 2020
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