TITLE

Perform a follow-up prostate biopsy even when the first is negative

PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Modern Medicine;Oct97, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the study recommending a second transrectal ultrasound-guided needle biopsy of the prostate when the first biopsy is negative. Target on men with high levels of prostate-specific antigen; Failure to identify small cancers during the first biopsy.
ACCESSION #
9710225371

 

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