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Prostate ultrasound and biopsy: How to prepare and what to expect  
Abstract:  This handout explains prostate ultrasound and biopsy, diagnostic tests to check for prostate cancer. It includes how to prepare, how the tests are done, risks involved, and how to get the results.
Author: Urology Clinic
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2009, May 1, 2014
UWMC Availability:  Urology Clinic; Urology/4NE
General Topics:  Urinary and Reproductive System Disorders; Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject(s):  Ultrasound; Prostatic Diseases; Prostate Cancer; Prostate; Biopsy
Language(s):  English; Russian
Audience:  Men; Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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