Indian Journal of Urology
SURGICAL CRAFT
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 35  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 242--243

A safe technique of finger-guided biopsy of the prostate


C Danny Darlington 
 Resident, Department of Urology, Stanley Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
C Danny Darlington
Resident, Department of Urology, Stanley Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
India

Prostatic biopsy is the gold standard of diagnosis of prostatic cancer. In the era of transrectal ultrasound-guided biopsy of the prostate, finger-guided prostatic biopsy still has a role in underdeveloped and developing countries. We describe a safer technique of performing a finger-guided prostatic biopsy.


How to cite this article:
Darlington C D. A safe technique of finger-guided biopsy of the prostate.Indian J Urol 2019;35:242-243


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Darlington C D. A safe technique of finger-guided biopsy of the prostate. Indian J Urol [serial online] 2019 [cited 2020 Mar 29 ];35:242-243
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