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Prostate MRI and Targeted Biopsy | Sky

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Prostate MRI and Targeted Biopsy | Sky

Multiparametric MRI (MP-MRI) provides a three-dimensional image of the prostate, giving important information about the cancer’s location, size, and how “aggressive” it appears. MP-MRI also greatly increases the confidence that higher-grade cancers are not being overlooked in men on active surveillance. MP-MRI is usually performed without an endorectal coil...

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Color Doppler Ultrasound and Targeted Biopsy | Sky

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Color Doppler Ultrasound and Targeted Biopsy | Sky

This article will discuss an alternative type of imaging, called color Doppler ultrasound (CDU). Unfortunately, CDU followed by targeted biopsy is available in only a few centers around the United States. Even so, this article will expound the many advantages of CDU for the diagnosis and staging of prostate cancer...

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