Prostate Biopsy

Indications, Techniques, and Complications


ISBN: 978-1-58829-790-7 (Print) 978-1-60327-078-6 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-11

    Defining the Problem: From Subclinical Disease to Clinically Insignificant Prostate Cancer

  3. Chapter

    Pages 13-14

    What Every Patient Should Know about Prostate Cancer Before He Submits to Biopsy of His Prostate

  4. Chapter

    Pages 15-27

    Prostate-Specific Antigen and Prostate Cancer Screening

  5. Chapter

    Pages 29-41

    The Role of Complexed Prostate-Specific Antigen in Prostate Cancer Screening

  6. Chapter

    Pages 43-59

    Newly Recognized Forms of Prostate-Specific Antigen and Emerging Molecular Markers

  7. Chapter

    Pages 61-70

    The Role of Prostate-Specific Antigen Velocity in the Diagnosis and Management of Prostate Cancer

  8. Chapter

    Pages 71-82

    Prostate Cancer Screening: Navigating the Controversy

  9. Chapter

    Pages 83-96

    Prostate Cancer Nomograms and How They Measure Up to Neural Networks

  10. Chapter

    Pages 97-104

    Preparation for Prostate Biopsy

  11. Chapter

    Pages 105-119

    Principles of Prostate Ultrasound

  12. Chapter

    Pages 121-142

    Minimizing Pain and Optimizing Patient Experience During Prostate Biopsy

  13. Chapter

    Pages 143-163

    Prostate Biopsy Techniques

  14. Chapter

    Pages 165-178

    Biopsy Strategies—How Many and Where?

  15. Chapter

    Pages 179-197

    Transperineal Prostate Biopsy

  16. Chapter

    Pages 199-216

    Repeat Prostate Biopsies and the Vienna Nomograms

  17. Chapter

    Pages 217-229

    Saturation Biopsy for Detection and Characterization of Prostate Cancer

  18. Chapter

    Pages 231-254

    Pathologic Implications of Prostate Biopsy

  19. Chapter

    Pages 255-268

    Complications of Transrectal Ultrasound—Guided Prostate Biopsy

  20. Chapter

    Pages 269-286

    Management and Controversies of High-Grade Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia and Atypical Small Acinar Proliferation on Prostate Biopsy

  21. Chapter

    Pages 287-312

    Future Directions in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 313-325