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Color Doppler and Tissue Harmonic Ultrasound in the Early Detection and Staging of Prostate Cancer

Fri 1 Nov 2002

Duke K. Bahn, M.D., Prostate Institute of America Reprinted from PCRI Insights November 2002 v5.2   Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) imaging has long been an essential tool for prostate cancer (PC) diagnosis. In fact, the combination of prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing with TRUS and digital rectal examination (DRE) has been responsible for diagnosing most prostateRead More ›

The Role of Combined MRI & MRSI in Treating Prostate Cancer

Tue 1 Aug 2000

The Clinical Stage: Its Definition and Importance in Prostate Cancer

Sat 1 Apr 2000

By Harry Pinchot (PCRI Helpline Staff Member) and Stephen B. Strum, MD Reprinted from PCRI Insights April 2000 v3.1 Clinical staging (CS) is extremely important in the evaluation and management of the prostate cancer (PC) patient. The CS is an expression of both tumor volume and the extent of disease (EOD). It is, therefore, partRead More ›