Can we obtain better specimens with an end-cutting prostatic biopsy device?

Dogan H., Eskicorapci S., Ertoy-Baydar D., Akdogan B., Gunay L., Ozen H.

EUROPEAN UROLOGY, vol.47, no.3, pp.297-301, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eururo.2004.09.004
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.297-301
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: Our aim was to compare the tissue yield of two different prostate biopsy instruments: the newer end-cut versus standard side-notch technique.