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A 32-yrs-old medical student notes an asymptomatic mass in his right testicle. On examination, the mass cannot be transilluminated. The urologist suspects seminoma. Seminoma is accurately described by which of the following statements?
|A||It is the most common type of testicular cancer|
|B||Metastases to liver and bone are frequently found|
|C||It does not respond to radiation|
|D||The 5-year survival rate approaches 50%|
Ans. A It is the most common type of testicular cancer (REF. CAMPBELL UROLOGY 9TH EDITION CHP 29 PG 728)