Mergence of partial and complete atrophy in prostate needle biopsies: a morphologic and immunohistochemical study

@article{Billis2010MergenceOP,
  title={Mergence of partial and complete atrophy in prostate needle biopsies: a morphologic and immunohistochemical study},
  author={Athanase Billis and Luciana Rodrigues de Meirelles and Leandro Lu{\'i}s Lopes Freitas},
  journal={Virchows Archiv},
  year={2010},
  volume={456},
  pages={689-694}
}
Partial atrophy is the most common benign lesion that causes difficulty in the differential diagnosis with adenocarcinoma of the prostate. Very few studies described, illustrated, and discussed the concomitance of partial atrophy with complete atrophy in prostatic needle biopsies. The study group comprised 75 needle prostatic biopsies corresponding to 67… CONTINUE READING