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Diagnosis

Prostate cancer essentials: Trans-rectal ultrasound and prostate biopsy

This module provides an overview of the trans-rectal ultrasound (TRUS) and prostate biopsy tests.

When you have completed this module, you will:

  • Understand the trans-rectal ultrasound (TRUS) and its role in confirming a diagnosis of prostate cancer
  • Understand the prostate biopsy and its role in confirming a diagnosis of prostate cancer
  • Understand the gleason score and the complexities surrounding biopsy results

This module is part of the following courses: