Your doctor should examine your testicles at least once a year. Jeremy Corbyn 'ready to meet' Theresa May about Brexit after votes. I had a time bomb ticking inside my scrotum. Noticing any new testicular lumps or bumps as soon as possible gives the best chances for survival and total cure if it turns out to be cancer. But apart from that … With the cancerous testicle gone I thought that was it, but the cancer had spread to my back. I was walking towards death.
Friday, I had surgery to remove my right testicle.
I cannot lie; I was also terrified of dying and things were going through my mind. When I did a self-examination, I noticed that one of testicles was completely hard. I have no problem being examined by my GP at all. It won't upset or bother the doctor, so there's no need to feel embarrassed. I would rather be bald then lose my life. A hernia is when a part of the intestine pushes out from the abdomen and into the groin or scrotum the sac of skin that the testicles hang in.