Testicular Cancer Awareness Quiz

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Prikki65
P
Prikki65
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 1 | Total Attempts: 572
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 572

SettingsSettingsSettings
Testicular Cancer Awareness Quiz - Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Testicular cancer is the most common cancer to affect men between 50 and 59

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Testicular cancer is the most common cancer to affect men between 15 and 49.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    Testicular cancer affects

    • A.

      1 in 200 men

    • B.

      1 in 500 men

    • C.

      1 in 1000 men

    • D.

      1 in 1500 men

    Correct Answer
    A. 1 in 200 men
    Explanation
    Current statistics show 1 in 195 men will be diagnosed with testicular cancer in their lifetime. Incidents are on the increase and have risen by more than a quarter since the early 90's.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    What is the survival rate 5 years after diagnosis for men with stage 1 testicular cancer?  (Stage 1 means the cancer is only in the testes)

    • A.

      62%

    • B.

      79%

    • C.

      95%

    • D.

      Almost all

    Correct Answer
    D. Almost all
    Explanation
    The survival rate 5 years after diagnosis for men with stage 1 testicular cancer is almost all. This means that the vast majority of men diagnosed with stage 1 testicular cancer will survive at least 5 years after their diagnosis.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    What is the survival rate after 5 years for men with stage 3 testicular cancer? (Stage 3 means the cancer has spread to other places like the armpit or neck)

    • A.

      42%

    • B.

      76%

    • C.

      80%

    • D.

      92%

    Correct Answer
    C. 80%
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 80%. This means that 80% of men with stage 3 testicular cancer survive for at least 5 years after diagnosis. Stage 3 indicates that the cancer has spread to other areas of the body, such as the armpit or neck. This survival rate suggests that the majority of men with stage 3 testicular cancer have a favorable prognosis and a good chance of long-term survival.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    It is recommended you check your testicles for changes every 2 months. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    It is recommended you check your testicles for changes EVERY month.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    The best time to check is:

    • A.

      After exercise

    • B.

      In the bath or shower

    • C.

      During sex

    • D.

      While driving

    Correct Answer
    A. After exercise
    Explanation
    The best time to check is in the bath or shower when the scrotum is relaxed.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    Which of the following are symptoms of testicular cancer: Tick all that apply

    • A.

      A lump or swelling in the testicle

    • B.

      A heavy scrotum

    • C.

      Discomfort or pain in a testicle or the scrotum

    • D.

      Back ache or stomach ache

    • E.

      A cough or breathlessness

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. A lump or swelling in the testicle
    B. A heavy scrotum
    C. Discomfort or pain in a testicle or the scrotum
    D. Back ache or stomach ache
    E. A cough or breathlessness
    Explanation
    All of the above are symptoms. If testicular cancer spreads to other organs it will generally only spread to the lungs. However, it is still usually curable.

    Often changes in the testicles are harmless and caused by other things such as cysts, but it is important to get them checked by your G.P.

    Rate this question:

Quiz Review Timeline +

Our quizzes are rigorously reviewed, monitored and continuously updated by our expert board to maintain accuracy, relevance, and timeliness.

  • Current Version
  • Mar 22, 2023
    Quiz Edited by
    ProProfs Editorial Team
  • Apr 19, 2018
    Quiz Created by
    Prikki65

Related Topics

Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.