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Testicular cancer survivor and pro baseball player strives to raise awareness about the condition

UCLA Connect blog

Post Date:April 16, 2021 6:00 AM
In this video, meet cancer survivor Connor Joe, whose cancer was discovered in 2020, as he was undergoing a physical while in Spring Training with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

During a routine physical while training with the Dodgers, Connor Joe discovered he had testicular cancer. Little did he know his treatment journey at UCLA Health would lead him to a new friendship — with his surgeon Dr. Mark Litwin.

Connor has fully recovered and is back on the field with the Colorado Rockies. He hopes to use his platform to raise awareness about testicular cancer among young men.

Click here to read the UCLA Health Connect blog.

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