Risks and complications of transrectal ultrasound

Larissa V. Rodríguez, Martha Kennedy Terris

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Abstract

Transrectal ultrasound guided needle biopsies of the prostate are routinely performed to diagnose and stage prostate cancer. This diagnostic technique is a safe method to diagnose prostate cancer with few major complications but frequent minor complications. (C) 2000 Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)111-116
Number of pages6
JournalCurrent Opinion in Urology
Volume10
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 12 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Prostatic Neoplasms
Needle Biopsy
Prostate

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Risks and complications of transrectal ultrasound. / Rodríguez, Larissa V.; Terris, Martha Kennedy.

In: Current Opinion in Urology, Vol. 10, No. 2, 12.04.2000, p. 111-116.

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Rodríguez, Larissa V. ; Terris, Martha Kennedy. / Risks and complications of transrectal ultrasound. In: Current Opinion in Urology. 2000 ; Vol. 10, No. 2. pp. 111-116.
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