Biopsy of prostate

Known as: biopsies prostate, of prostate biopsy, biopsy procedure prostate 
Removal of tissue from the prostate for microscopic examination.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Conventional biopsy fails to detect the presence of some prostate cancers (PCas). Men with a prior negative biopsy but… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Increasing evidence supports the use of magnetic resonance (MR)-targeted prostate biopsy. The optimal method for such… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging can be used to guide prostate biopsy by targeting biopsies to areas in the… (More)
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Review
2013
Review
2013
CONTEXT Prostate cancer (PCa) screening to detect early stage PCa has resulted in increased identification of small-volume, low… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Fusion of the TMPRSS2 prostate-specific gene with the ERG transcription factor is a putatively oncogenic gene… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The goal of this study was to investigate the use of lactate and alanine as metabolic biomarkers of prostate cancer using (1)H… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The benefit of screening for prostate cancer using prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing and digital rectal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE We compare the ability of total prostate specific antigen (PSA), percent free PSA, PSA density and transition zone PSA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES To determine the acceptability by patients of ultrasound-guided prostatic biopsy without anaesthesia. PATIENTS AND… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE We evaluated and optimized the detection of cancer by prostate biopsies. We developed a stochastic computer simulation… (More)
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