Standard TRUS Prostate Biopsy Needed Despite Negative MRIs
Standard 12-core prostate biopsies should continue to be performed in men despite the absence of suspicious prostate lesions on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans, investigators reported at the Society of Urologic Oncology 17th annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas. In a study, they found that prostate MRI missed 13% of high-grade prostate tumors that were revealed by subsequent standard template transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) 12-core biopsy....