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Active Surveillance with High Resolution Color-Doppler Transrectal Ultrasound Monitoring: Is it Foolproof?

Wed 28 Feb 2007

  Edited from PCRI Insights February 2007, vol. 10, no. 1 Duke Bahn, MD, Prostate Institute of America, Ventura, CA Mark Scholz, MD and Richard Lam, MD Prostate Oncology Specialists, Marina Del Rey, CA To embark on Active Surveillance is not to forgo radical local treatment altogether. Rather it is to delay therapy as longRead More ›

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 ›