Routine transition zone and seminal vesicle biopsies in all patients undergoing transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsies are not indicated.

Abstract

PURPOSE Transrectal ultrasound guided biopsies of the transition zone and seminal vesicles have been useful in select patients. More widespread use of these additional biopsies has been proposed. The efficacy of routine transition zone and seminal vesicle biopsies was examined. MATERIALS AND METHODS From January 1988 to October 1994, 736 transrectal… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics