Targeted Biopsy Better Than Traditional Methods for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
5 monthes ago - By Medindia Health
Targeted biopsy with the ultrasound coupled MRI could be more effective than traditional biopsy method for prostate cancer diagnosis, finds a new study.
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Targeted biopsy for prostate cancer more effective than traditional method
5 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily
Researchers have found that MRI fusion biopsy - coupling MRI and ultrasound to visualize suspicious lesions in the prostate gland and targeting the biopsy to that particular area - outperformed standard prostate biopsy in patients with a prior negative prostate biopsy.
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