Positive Predictive Values in Diagnosis of Incidental Prostate Cancer

  title={Positive Predictive Values in Diagnosis of Incidental Prostate Cancer},
  author={C. Ediz and A. Ihvan and H{\"u}seyin Hayit and N. Koç and C. Topal},
  • C. Ediz, A. Ihvan, +2 authors C. Topal
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Objective: Although the incidence of incidental prostate cancer (IPCa) decreases in recent years; for patients who performed by transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) due to bladder outlet obstruction with or without prostatism symptoms (BPH), it is still can be seen. This article purposes to answer two questions a) for urologist, which clinical parameters including obesity and smoking have positive predictive value. b) for pathologists; which materials are wholly sampled for reducing… CONTINUE READING
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