Prostate sampling by 12-core biopsy: comparison of the biopsy results with tumor location in prostatectomy specimens.

@article{Iremashvili2012ProstateSB,
  title={Prostate sampling by 12-core biopsy: comparison of the biopsy results with tumor location in prostatectomy specimens.},
  author={Viacheslav V Iremashvili and Lis{\'e}t Pelaez and M. Vendrell Jord{\`a} and Murugesan Manoharan and Mohan Arianayagam and Daniel L Rosenberg and Mark S. Soloway},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2012},
  volume={79 1},
  pages={37-42}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze the diagnostic performance of individual prostate biopsy cores. The 12-core transrectal prostate biopsy scheme has emerged as a standard of care. However, quality of sampling may vary in different areas of the prostate included in this procedure. MATERIAL AND METHODS Two-hundred fifty men underwent radical prostatectomy at our… CONTINUE READING