[The diagnosis of prostatic carcinoma].

Abstract

Thanks to the combination of high-resolution transrectal ultrasound and the "Biopty-Gun", it has now become possible for the first time to obtain multiple punch biopsies of the prostate, painlessly and with few complications. "Mapping" of the prostate by 6 randomized punch biopsies permits an evaluation of the sensitivity and specificity of such screening… (More)

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@article{Hammerer1991TheDO, title={[The diagnosis of prostatic carcinoma].}, author={Peter G. Hammerer and Hartwig Huland}, journal={Fortschritte der Medizin}, year={1991}, volume={109 26}, pages={512-7} }