Imaging of prostate cancer

@article{Choyke2005ImagingOP,
  title={Imaging of prostate cancer},
  author={P. Choyke},
  journal={Abdominal Imaging},
  year={2005},
  volume={20},
  pages={505-515}
}
  • P. Choyke
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Abdominal Imaging
  • Prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment is fast emerging as a major health care issue in the United States. However, there are great uncertainties about the value of specific tests and therapies. Imaging modalities play a major role in the current management of patients with prostate cancer and this role is likely to expand in the future. Transrectal ultrasound is used to identify non-palpable lesions, direct systematic biopsies, determine gland volume and stage prostate cancers. For staging… CONTINUE READING

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