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Complications following prostate needle biopsy requiring hospital admission or emergency department visits - experience from 1000 consecutive cases.
6-9) The 3 stains are commercially available as a cocktail with 2 chromagens, to facilitate evaluation of small foci with 1 tissue level, and are widely used by pathologists who interpret prostate needle biopsy findings.
Objective: Although ultrasound-guided prostate needle biopsy is the gold standard method in the diagnosis of prostate cancer, biopsy schemes and the number of repeated biopsies are still controversial today.
Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS)-guided prostate needle biopsy is the standard method for diagnosis of prostate cancer.
Sepsis due to fluoroquinolone-resistant Escherichia coli after transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate needle biopsy.
A current issue is whether the triple-antibody cocktail should be routinely performed in all prostate needle biopsy specimens, before initial review by a pathologist.
Furthermore, this first-of-its-kind, multi-gene test has been validated to guide treatment decisions using the prostate needle biopsy sample taken before the prostate is removed -- thereby providing the opportunity for low risk patients to avoid invasive treatments such as radical prostatectomy or radiation.
Correlation of prostate needle biopsy and radical prostatectomy Gleason grade in academic and community settings.