Utility of Histoscanning™ prior to prostate biopsy for the diagnosis of prostate adenocarcinoma.

@article{NezMora2013UtilityOH,
  title={Utility of Histoscanning™ prior to prostate biopsy for the diagnosis of prostate adenocarcinoma.},
  author={Carlos N{\'u}{\~n}ez-Mora and Jose Mar{\'i}a Garc{\'i}a-Mediero and Pa{\'u}l Pati{\~n}o and Carmen Orellana and Alexis Garrido and Alejandro A Rojo and David A. Rendon},
  journal={Actas urologicas espanolas},
  year={2013},
  volume={37 6},
  pages={342-6}
}
OBJECTIVES HistoScanning™ (HS) is a method of ecographic diagnosis of prostate cancer. We analyze the effectiveness of the HS realization prior to the biopsies for the prostate adenocarcinoma diagnosis. MATERIAL AND METHODS From August to October 2012 we have carried out a study with HS prior to the biopsies in 32 patients. In all cases sextants transrectal biopsies have been realized (two cores in each sextant) in the periphery zone. In those sextants in which there were suspicious areas… CONTINUE READING

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