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Development and validation of risk score for predicting positive repeat prostate biopsy in patients with a previous negative biopsy in a UK population.

Authors
  • Rochester, Mark A1
  • Pashayan, Nora
  • Matthews, Fiona
  • Doble, Andrew
  • McLoughlin, John
Type
Published Article
Journal
BMC Urology
Publisher
Springer (Biomed Central Ltd.)
Publication Date
Jul 16, 2009
Volume
9
Pages
7–7
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2490-9-7
PMID: 19607725
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

An accurate multi-variable predictive tool to determine the risk of positive repeat prostate biopsy is presented. This can be used by urologists in an outpatient setting to aid decision-making for men with prior benign histology for whom a repeat biopsy is being considered.

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