Prostate cancer: MRI accurately predicts pathological stage

Abstract

Prediction of pathological stage is essential for the selection of the most suitable treatment for prostate cancer. Clinical examinations for disease staging, such as digital rectal examination, are, however, prone to inaccuracies. the Partin tables use information derived from digital rectal examination, as well as serum Psa levels and biopsy Gleason score… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrurol.2009.133

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