Testicular Cancer

Health Issues/Symptoms Connections

"Testicular Cancer" Issue / Symptom Connections

Below you will find various relationships to, and potential clinical treatment approaches for testicular cancer.

Content Related to Testicular Cancer

It is critical to appreciate that in Chinese Medicine, treatment for "testicular cancer" is rarely focused on the symptoms exclusively. Alternatively, a practitioner is looking at the factors that led to the development of "testicular cancer" - i.e. the "cause(s)".

For non-practitioners, we recommend reading treating the "cause" and not the "symptoms" for more on the overall approach and the importance of the TCM diagnostic system in formulating treatment approaches.

Some acupuncture points are considered "empirically" related to a specific condition or diagnostic pattern. While this would rarely, if ever, dictate the entire composition of a treatment, the following points should be considered, possibly even more so within the context of acupressure:

  • View EX Huatuojiaji at L1 (Sides of Spine at L1)

        .5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous processes of L1

        L1 innervates and influences the adrenal gland, the testis or the vagina areas.  It is used for a range of hormonal issues including menstrual issues, PMS, fertility issues, sexual issues, etc. Used  extensively within the Tam Healing Sys…
  • View EX Huatuojiaji at L2 (Sides of Spine at L2)

        .5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous processes of L2

        L2 innervates and influences the kidneys and kidney system in Chinese Medicine terms, the seminal vesicles in men and the uterine tube in women.  The kidney system involves the thyroid, the sex hormones, the bone and bone marrow, according…

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