PCA3-based nomogram for predicting prostate cancer and high grade cancer on initial transrectal guided biopsy


Elshafei A., Chevli K. K. , Moussa A. S. , Kara Ö. , Chueh S., Walter P., ...More

PROSTATE, vol.75, no.16, pp.1951-1957, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 75 Issue: 16
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/pros.23096
  • Title of Journal : PROSTATE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1951-1957

Abstract

BACKGROUNDTo develop a validated prostate cancer antigen 3 (PCA3) based nomogram that predicts likelihood of overall prostate cancer (PCa) and intermediate/high grade prostate cancer (HGPCa) in men pursuing initial transrectal prostate biopsy (TRUS-PBx).