Optimizing performance and interpretation of prostate biopsy: a critical analysis of the literature.

@article{Chun2010OptimizingPA,
  title={Optimizing performance and interpretation of prostate biopsy: a critical analysis of the literature.},
  author={Felix K-H Chun and Jonathan I. Epstein and Vincenzo Ficarra and Stephen J. Freedland and Rodolfo Montironi and Francesco Montorsi and Shahrokh F Shariat and Fritz H. Schroeder and Vincenzo Scattoni},
  journal={European urology},
  year={2010},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={851-64}
}
CONTEXT The number and location of biopsy cores and the interpretation of prostate biopsy in different clinical settings remain the subjects of continuing debate. OBJECTIVE Our aim was to review the current evidence regarding the performance and interpretation of initial, repeat, and saturation prostatic biopsy. EVIDENCE ACQUISITION A comprehensive Medline search was performed using the Medical Subject Heading search terms prostate biopsy, prostate cancer, detection, transrectal ultrasound… CONTINUE READING
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