The Challenges with Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed male cancer, yet the standards for diagnosis remain blurry. Based on elevated… Read More »Micro-Ultrasound vs MRI for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
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Check out this month’s Canadian Journal of Urology “How I Do It” section featuring Focal Healthcare’s Fusion Bx presented by Nathan Perlis, MD, Bishoy Lawendy,… Read More »How I Do It -MRI-ultrasound fusion prostate biopsy using the Fusion MR and Fusion Bx systems
Standards for Prostate Biopsy Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer amongst men. It is estimated that over 2 million biopsies are performed annually.1… Read More »Transrectal vs. Transperineal Approach for Prostate Biopsy
What causes prostate movement during a biopsy? Prostate movement can be extremely difficult to determine because it can deform and dislocate independently from surrounding structures… Read More »How Does Prostate Movement Affect an MRI-Targeted Fusion Biopsy?
What is ‘tracking’ in fusion biopsy? In the field of prostate fusion biopsy, tracking refers to “the ability to visualize (in real time) the TRUS-probe… Read More »Tracking methods in MRI-US fusion biopsy procedures