The nurse is instructing a patient on how to perform a testicular self-exam. Which of the following statements would alert the nurse that the patient needs further information about TSE?


•The best time to perform a TSE is when the scrotum is relaxed, such as after a warm bath or shower.

•TSE can help detect testicular cancer at an early age as it allows you to detect any changes from normal. It is best to perform this after a bath or shower, when the scrotal muscles are warm and relaxed.

•The other options indicate understanding of a TSE.

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