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1

What is the recommended age group to screen for prostate cancer if you and your patient decide to screen?

50-70 yrs

2

Genetic risk factors prostate cancer

1st degree relative or African American

3

Predisposing factors for testiucular cancer

cryptorchidism or Klinefelter's

4

Environmental exposure that increases risk of testicular cancer

intrapartum estrogens or insecticides

5

Prognosis for testicular cancer and reason why self-testicular exams are important

excellent if discovered early

6

Predisposing conditions for colorectal cancer

ulcerative colitis and familial adenomatous polyposis

7

Important to include in STD education for herpes and syphilis

condom will NOT prevent many lesional STDs because the lesion will not be covered by the condom

8

Two big cancers caused by smoking

lung and bladder

9

Who should receive the pneumovax?

anyone over 65

10

How often should a patient have a Td booster?

every 10 yrs

11

Who should receive Zostavax?

anyone over 60