Correlation of ultrasound guided and digitally directed transrectal biopsies of palpable prostatic abnormalities.

@article{Weaver1991CorrelationOU,
  title={Correlation of ultrasound guided and digitally directed transrectal biopsies of palpable prostatic abnormalities.},
  author={R P Weaver and Mark J Noble and John W Weigel},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1991},
  volume={145 3},
  pages={516-8}
}
The authors evaluated 51 patients with palpable prostatic abnormalities detected during digital rectal examination. These findings consisted of a nodule or an area of induration. Each palpable abnormality was confined to 1 prostatic lobe and there was no suggestion of extracapsular extension of neoplasm or systemic metastatic disease. All patients underwent… CONTINUE READING