Prostate biopsy volume predicts final tumor volume.


AIM To assess the ability of prostate biopsy volume to effectively predict actual tumor volume, and whether increasing the number of prostate biopsy cores improves the ability to forecast actual tumor volume. METHODS 765 patients who underwent robotic radical prostatectomy (2009-2010) were identified. Of these, 663 had complete demographics, biopsy, and… (More)


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@article{Zavaski2014ProstateBV, title={Prostate biopsy volume predicts final tumor volume.}, author={Michael E Zavaski and Adam Korus and Ilene I Staff and Alison Champagne and Jamie Fish-Furhman and Joseph Tortora and Anoop M Meraney and Stuart S. Kesler and Joseph R. Wagner}, journal={Connecticut medicine}, year={2014}, volume={78 3}, pages={167-72} }