transrectal ultrasonography


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transrectal ultrasonography

Transrectal ultrasound An imaging  procedure used to screen the prostate for cancer
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All ewes were examined for pregnancy by transabdominal and/or transrectal ultrasonography in a standing and/or sitting position to obtain a definitive diagnosis, using a 6-MHz linear-array transducer (Aquila Vet scanner, Pie Medical, Netherlands).
Basic principles and technique for transrectal Ultrasonography in cattle and horses.
The current approach for diagnosing prostate volumes is through transrectal ultrasonography (TRUS).
Miller, "Transrectal ultrasonography: why are estimates of prostate volume and dimension so inaccurate?" British Journal of Urology, vol.
Akbal et al., "An extended 10-core transrectal ultrasonography guided prostate biopsy protocol improves the detection of prostate cancer," European Urology, vol.
The diagnostic accuracy of digital rectal examination, transrectal ultrasonography, prostate specific antigen (PSA) density in prostate carcinoma.
The addition of transrectal ultrasonography has shown added benefit in the diagnosis and is therefore recommended as an additional tool.
(10.) Sadeghi-Nejad H, Simmons M, Dakwar G, Dogra V.Controversies in transrectal ultrasonography and prostate biopsy.
A permanent prostate seed implant involves the placement of radioactive seeds directly into the prostate under guidance of transrectal ultrasonography. The major goals of this treatment are to control cancer, preserve sexual function, and maintain urinary continence while minimizing the risk of serious rectal or bladder complications.
Another 8% had positive digital rectal exams or transrectal ultrasonography. The prostate cancer detection rate at the initial screening was 4.7%.
Fewer than 1% had positive DREs or transrectal ultrasonography. The prostate cancer detection rate at the initial screening was 2.3%.
Methodology: In 284 patients with cancer suspicion a transrectal ultrasonography and biopsy of the prostate was done.