Increased risk of testicular cancer in men with autism and ADHD


A new study by researchers at IGP shows that men who have a neurodevelopmental disorder, such as autism and ADHD, also have a slightly increased risk of testicular cancer, or seminoma.

This is the first study to show such a link, with the results to be published in the British Journal of Cancer.

More information:

Press release Uppsala University

Article in British Journal of Cancer

Ingrid Glimelius’ research

Last modified: 2022-01-26