Users of Reddit have helped a man who got a positive result after he undertook a pregnancy test as a joke by explaining him the seriousness behind this. Most of the readers, might find it funny to imagine that a man can get a positive result with the pregnancy test. Read below to know how can it you’re your
life, if you too get it positive!
What did Reddit users do to assist this man?
One of the Reddit user uploaded a comic of how his colleague took the unused pregnancy test of his GF and was shocked to see the positive result.
Though most of the users, took the picture lightly but there were some who thought that it might be an indication of some cancer. Some of the worried readers, wrote him emails suggesting him that he must undertake a health check-up as there might be something seriously wrong with him. Some even gave him the details that the people with some kind of testicular diseases have beta-HCG or chorionic gonadotrophin chemical. This chemical is formed inside the women’s body when she has high risk of emerging placenta, trophoblastic tumor (uterine cancer, a mole that develops inside the uterus when she is pregnant and during some sort of ovarian cancer.
When any person in whose body this chemical is formed irrespective of the sex – is most likely to get a positive pregnancy test. Further, a blood test can confirm that whether this hormone is present or not.
Apart from the pregnancy tests, there are other ways to find out whether someone is suffering from testicular cancer or not.
After, the person was well informed by the Reddit users, he went to get a thorough check-up. The doctors told him that he has a minor tumor emerging out from one of his testicles. But, there was nothing to worry as it was detected at an earlier stage, it can be cured easily.
Thus, if you are a male, get your testicular cancer checked frequently and if you are a female, get your breast cancer checked regularly.