Multiparametric MRI fusion-guided biopsy for the diagnosis of prostate cancer.

  title={Multiparametric MRI fusion-guided biopsy for the diagnosis of prostate cancer.},
  author={Claudia Kesch and Viktoria Schuetz and Svenja Dieffenbacher and David Bonekamp and Boris Hadaschik and Markus Hohenfellner and Jan Philipp Radtke},
  journal={Current opinion in urology},
  volume={28 2},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To discuss the timing, benefits, limitations and current controversies of multiparametric magnet resonance imaging (mpMRI) combined with fusion-guided biopsy and consider how additional incorporation of multivariable risk stratification might further improve prostate cancer diagnosis. RECENT FINDINGS MpMRI has been proven advantageous over standard practice for biopsy-naïve men and men with previous biopsy in large prospective studies providing level 1b evidence. Upfront… CONTINUE READING

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