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Perineal seeding of prostatic carcinoma after Trucut biopsy.

Authors
  • Baech, J1
  • Göte, H
  • Raahave, D
  • 1 Department of Urology, University Hospital, Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark. , (Denmark)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Urologia internationalis
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1990
Volume
45
Issue
6
Pages
370–371
Identifiers
PMID: 2288056
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Perineal seeding of cancer of the prostate is a rare complication after transperineal prostatic biopsy. In the present case the biopsy responsible for the seeding was false-negative, but microscopy of the perineal lesion showed a differentiated adenocarcinoma.

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