STENDINIAI PRANEŠIMAI. Sixes cores prostate biopsy. For whom it is still justified as initial diagnostic tool for detection of prostate cancer?

2010-09-26

Sixes cores prostate biopsy. For whom it is still justified as initial diagnostic tool for detection of prostate cancer?

Milonas, D., Zabarskas, A., Masiliunas, J., Jievaltas, M.
Kaunas University of Medicine, Dept. of Urology, Kaunas, Lithuania

Introduction & Objectives: The aim of the study was to evaluate parameters that helps correctly choose candidates for laterally directed sextant biopsy scheme as first diagnostic tool for detection of the PCa.

Conclusions: Sextant laterally directed prostate biopsy as first diagnostic scheme could still be suggested independently of PSA level for patients with prostate volume less than 40 mL. The six cores biopsy also useful than prostate volume is >50 mL and PSA is >15 ng/mL.

 

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