targeted biopsy

A better way to biopsy prostate cancer?

Targeted biopsy allows for more accuracy. The new method fuses or combines magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with ‘real-time’ ultrasound.  ‘Real-time’ means the image is acquired as the exam is being performed. It’s not a stored image obtained days or weeks earlier. ‘Targeted biopsy’ allows the physician to zero in on suspicious areas as opposed to