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(Revised July 11, 2014). National Cancer Institute. Testicular Cancer Treatment PDQ®-Health Professional Version. Available online at http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/testicular/HealthProfessional through http://www.cancer.gov. Accessed July 2012.

(Revised March 2014). American Society of Clinical Oncology. Testicular Cancer. Available online at http://www.cancer.net/cancer-types/testicular-cancer through http://www.cancer.net. Accessed July 2014.

(Revised July 19, 2012). National Cancer Institute. Testicular Cancer Screening PDQ®-Patient Version. Available online at http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/screening/testicular/Patient/page3 through http://www.cancer.gov. Accessed August 2014.

(Revised February 2012). Kush S. Testicular Cancer Workup. Available online at http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/279007-overview through http://emedicine.medscape.com. Accessed July 2014.

Motzer RJ, Agarwal N, Beard C, et al. Testicular Cancer. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Care Network. 2009;7:672-693. Available online at http://www.jnccn.org/content/7/6/672.full through http://www.jnccn.org. Accessed July 2014.

(Revised January 1, 2014). Cancer Research UK. Testicular Cancer Risk Factors. Available online at http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/cancer-info/cancerstats/types/testis/riskfactors/testicular-cancer-risk-factors through http://www.cancerresearchuk.org. Accessed July 2014.

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