Prostate Biopsy

Indications, Techniques, and Complications

  • J. Stephen Jones

Part of the Current Clinical Urology book series (CCU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Stacy Loeb, Misop Han, William J. Catalona
    Pages 15-27
  3. Timothy C. Brand, Ian M. Thompson
    Pages 71-82
  4. Pierre I. Karakiewicz, Michael W. Kattan
    Pages 83-96
  5. Alan M. Nieder, Mark S. Soloway
    Pages 97-104
  6. Martha K. Terris
    Pages 105-119
  7. Katsuto Shinohara
    Pages 143-163
  8. Joseph C. Presti Jr.
    Pages 165-178
  9. Paolo Emiliozzi, Vito Pansadoro
    Pages 179-197
  10. Bob Djavan, Sibylle Marihart
    Pages 199-216
  11. Ming Zhou, Cristina Magi-Galluzzi
    Pages 231-254
  12. Sam S. Chang, Michael S. Cookson
    Pages 255-268
  13. Nicholas J. Fitzsimons, Lionel L. Bañez, Leon L. Sun, Judd W. Moul
    Pages 287-312
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 313-325

About this book


Advances in prostate biopsy have made major complications uncommon and prostate biopsy is now one of the most common procedures performed by urologists. In Prostate Biopsy: Indications, Techniques, and Complications, all topics related to the diagnosis of prostate cancer, including risk factor assessment, indications for biopsy, techniques, complications, and emerging technologies in the science are presented. Topics of great importance in the field of prostate biopsy such as PSA, pain prevention, prediction models, and biopsy techniques are addressed Internationally acclaimed specialists provide their expert opinions on all topics related to prostate cancer diagnosis. Browsing the list of authors involves recognition of those who have defined the science of prostate cancer diagnosis and those who continue to improve it on an ongoing basis. Prostate Biopsy: Indications, Techniques, and Complications provides today’s most comprehensive and state of the art material written about prostate biopsy.


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Editors and affiliations

  • J. Stephen Jones
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Regional UrologyCleveland Clinic Glickman Urological and Kidney InstituteUSA
  2. 2.Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at CWRUClevelandUSA

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