Prostate biopsy - tips and tricks

ESU Course 41

  • Location:
    Room 21 (ICM, Level 2)
  • Chair:
     P. Hammerer, Braunschweig (DE)
  • Aims and objectives of this session

    • Provide an update on recent imaging techniques like TRUS, Elastography, Histoscanning, multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (mpMRI) and nuclear imaging techniques for prostate cancer diagnosis.
    • Explain standard reporting systems for ultrasound and mpMRI like PI-RADS
    • Discuss different prostate biopsy techniques
    • Tips and Tricks to reduce morbidity of prostate biopsies

Indications for TRUS and biopsy
 P. Hammerer, Braunschweig (DE)
Practical aspects of TRUS and TRUS guided biopsies
 P. Hammerer, Braunschweig (DE)
Indications for rebiopsy
 V. Scattoni, Milan (IT)
Update on new technical developments
 V. Scattoni, Milan (IT)