V Scattoni

Summary

Affiliation: San Raffaele Scientific Institute
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Random biopsy: when, how many and where to take the cores?
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, University Vita Salute, Via Olgettina 60, 20132, Milan, Italy
    World J Urol 32:859-69. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Head-to-head comparison of prostate health index and urinary PCA3 for predicting cancer at initial or repeat biopsy
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 190:496-501. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Pathological changes of high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia and prostate cancer after monotherapy with bicalutamide 150 mg
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 98:54-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Role of ultrasonography-guided prostatic biopsy of hypoechoic areas associated with systematic biopsies in patients with normal and high PSA levels]
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Dpt of Urology, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, 20145 Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 74:273-5. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Is extended and saturation biopsy necessary?
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Int J Urol 17:432-47. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Atypical small acinar proliferation (ASAP) on extended prostatic biopsies: predictive factors of cancer detection on repeat biopsies
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, School of Medicine, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:31-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of prostate cancer after initial diagnosis of atypical small acinar proliferation at 10 to 12 core biopsies
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, School of Medicine, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Urology 66:1043-7. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Initial extended transrectal prostate biopsy--are more prostate cancers detected with 18 cores than with 12 cores?
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 179:1327-31; discussion 1331. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Biopsy schemes with the fewest cores for detecting 95% of the prostate cancers detected by a 24-core biopsy
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 57:1-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Detection and diagnosis of prostate cancer: what's new
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:173-9. 2005

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Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Random biopsy: when, how many and where to take the cores?
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, University Vita Salute, Via Olgettina 60, 20132, Milan, Italy
    World J Urol 32:859-69. 2014
    ..The optimal random prostate biopsy scheme (PBx) in the initial and repeated setting is still an issue of controversy. We performed an analysis of the recent literature about the prostate biopsy techniques...
  2. ncbi request reprint Head-to-head comparison of prostate health index and urinary PCA3 for predicting cancer at initial or repeat biopsy
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 190:496-501. 2013
    ..We performed a head-to-head comparison of the PHI (Prostate Health Index) and PCA3...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pathological changes of high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia and prostate cancer after monotherapy with bicalutamide 150 mg
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 98:54-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the morphological changes induced by a 3-month course of neoadjuvant bicalutamide 150 mg/day before radical prostatectomy (RP) on prostatic adenocarcinoma and high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia (HGPIN)...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Role of ultrasonography-guided prostatic biopsy of hypoechoic areas associated with systematic biopsies in patients with normal and high PSA levels]
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Dpt of Urology, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, 20145 Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 74:273-5. 2002
    ..The aim of the study is to evaluate the need to perform directed biopsies to hypoechoic areas at transrectal ultrasound associated with a prostatic mapping in patients with normal and elevated levels of PSA...
  5. doi request reprint Is extended and saturation biopsy necessary?
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Int J Urol 17:432-47. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, the routine use of these methods is still under evaluation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Atypical small acinar proliferation (ASAP) on extended prostatic biopsies: predictive factors of cancer detection on repeat biopsies
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, School of Medicine, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:31-6. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of prostate cancer after initial diagnosis of atypical small acinar proliferation at 10 to 12 core biopsies
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, School of Medicine, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Urology 66:1043-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the factors that predict prostate cancer detection by means of 10 to 12 core repeat biopsies in patients with atypical small acinar proliferation (ASAP) results on initial biopsy...
  8. doi request reprint Initial extended transrectal prostate biopsy--are more prostate cancers detected with 18 cores than with 12 cores?
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 179:1327-31; discussion 1331. 2008
    ..We retrospectively investigated the detection rates of prostate cancer, high grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia and atypical glands suggestive of carcinoma by initial 18 and 12-core prostate biopsy...
  9. doi request reprint Biopsy schemes with the fewest cores for detecting 95% of the prostate cancers detected by a 24-core biopsy
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 57:1-8. 2010
    ..The most efficient number and location of prostate biopsies remains a matter of debate...
  10. ncbi request reprint Detection and diagnosis of prostate cancer: what's new
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:173-9. 2005
    ..We reviewed all the recent literature on the detection of clinically meaningful prostate cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment on: Prostate biopsies guided by three-dimensional real-time (4-D) transrectal ultrasonography on a phantom: comparative study versus two-dimensional transrectal ultrasound-guided biopsies
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:1104. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Extended and saturation prostatic biopsy in the diagnosis and characterisation of prostate cancer: a critical analysis of the literature
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:1309-22. 2007
    ..To review and critically analyse all the recent literature on the detection and characterisation of prostate cancer by means of extended and saturation protocols...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of local recurrence after radical prostatectomy
    V Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 93:680-8. 2004
    ..The value of salvage radiation to the prostatic bed for PSA-only progression after RP remains in question...
  14. ncbi request reprint Percent of free serum prostate-specific antigen and histological findings in patients undergoing open prostatectomy for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    V Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 36:621-30. 1999
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Multiple vesico-urethral biopsies following radical prostatectomy: the predictive roles of TRUS, DRE, PSA and the pathological stage
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, 20145 Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 44:407-14. 2003
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint [The economics of managing patients with prostate cancer]
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Divisione di Urologia, Università Vita Salute IRCCS San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 75:75-87. 2003
    ..The aim of the paper is to report on the economics of managing patients with prostate cancer (PC)...
  17. doi request reprint The optimal rebiopsy prostatic scheme depends on patient clinical characteristics: results of a recursive partitioning analysis based on a 24-core systematic scheme
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 60:834-41. 2011
    ..The most beneficial number and the location of prostate biopsies remain matters of debate, especially after an initial negative biopsy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Detection of lymph-node metastases with integrated [11C]choline PET/CT in patients with PSA failure after radical retropubic prostatectomy: results confirmed by open pelvic-retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:423-9. 2007
    ..To prospectively evaluate the accuracy of integrated [(11)C]choline-PET/CT in the diagnosis of lymph-node recurrence in prostate cancer patients with biochemical failure after surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Topical prilocaine-lidocaine cream combined with peripheral nerve block improves pain control in prostatic biopsy: results from a prospective randomized trial
    Marco Raber
    Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Universita Vita Salute, Cattedra di Urologia, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 53:967-73. 2008
    ..To compare pain control results between periprostatic nerve block alone and combined with topical prilocaine-lidocaine cream as local anesthesia of prostate biopsy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Monofocal and plurifocal high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia on extended prostate biopsies: factors predicting cancer detection on extended repeat biopsy
    Marco Roscigno
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University School of Medicine, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Urology 63:1105-10. 2004
    ..To evaluate factors predicting cancer detection by extended repeat prostate biopsies in patients with an initial, isolated, monofocal or plurifocal, high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia (HGPIN) diagnosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Complications of multiple transrectal ultrasound-guided biopsy of the prostate]
    M Raber
    Divisione di Urologia, Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 72:249-53. 2000
    ..In conclusion, whole complication rate is high, but the incidence of major complications is very low. The complications that need out-patient treatment are limited and acceptable...
  22. doi request reprint [(11)C]choline uptake with PET/CT for the initial diagnosis of prostate cancer: relation to PSA levels, tumour stage and anti-androgenic therapy
    Giampiero Giovacchini
    Center for Molecular Bioimaging, University of Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:1065-73. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Systematic assessment of the ability of the number and percentage of positive biopsy cores to predict pathologic stage and biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy
    Alberto Briganti
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:733-43. 2007
    ..To test this hypothesis, we examined radical retropubic prostatectomy (RRP) data from three centers on two continents...
  24. ncbi request reprint Thermo-chemotherapy and electromotive drug administration of mitomycin C in superficial bladder cancer eradication. a pilot study on marker lesion
    R Colombo
    Department of Urology, Scientific Institute, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 39:95-100. 2001
    ..To draw preliminary considerations concerning the ablative effect on marker lesion using novel approaches compared to standard intravesical chemotherapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of prostate cancer. State of the art
    M Roscigno
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 56:123-45. 2004
    ..The other imaging techniques actually play a marginal role in Pca detection, but may be useful for staging newly diagnosed Pca or in patient re-staging in case of biochemical failure after radical treatment...
  26. doi request reprint 11C-choline positron emission tomography/computerized tomography for preoperative lymph-node staging in intermediate-risk and high-risk prostate cancer: comparison with clinical staging nomograms
    Riccardo Schiavina
    Department of Urology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Italy
    Eur Urol 54:392-401. 2008
    ..Conventional imaging (CI) techniques are inadequate for lymph node (LN) staging in prostate cancer (PCa)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Validation of a nomogram predicting the probability of lymph node invasion among patients undergoing radical prostatectomy and an extended pelvic lymphadenectomy
    Alberto Briganti
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 49:1019-26; discussion 1026-7. 2006
    ..Our goal was to develop and internally validate a nomogram for prediction of lymph node invasion (LNI) in patients with clinically localized prostate cancer undergoing extended pelvic lymphadenectomy (ePLND)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate versus open prostatectomy for prostates >70 g: 24-month follow-up
    Richard Naspro
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 50:563-8. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint [Repeated ultrasound-guided transrectal prostate biopsy in patients with negative histologic test]
    M Raber
    Divisione di Urologia, Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 72:197-9. 2000
    ..PSA density, PSA velocity and the presence of ipoecoic areas previously biopsied, aren't risk factors for detection of prostate cancer at second bioptic session...
  30. ncbi request reprint Medical therapy of prostate cancer. A review
    M Roscigno
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, San Raffaele Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 57:71-84. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Systematic extended and saturation prostate biopsy: when and how
    V Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, H San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 62:179-92. 2010
    ..The histological issues has to be considered about patient's prognosis...
  32. doi request reprint Predictive factors of [(11)C]choline PET/CT in patients with biochemical failure after radical prostatectomy
    Giampiero Giovacchini
    Center for Molecular Bioimaging, University of Milano Bicocca, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 37:301-9. 2010
    ..The role of other clinical and pathological variables has not been explored...
  33. doi request reprint [11C]choline positron emission tomography/computerized tomography to restage prostate cancer cases with biochemical failure after radical prostatectomy and no disease evidence on conventional imaging
    Giampiero Giovacchini
    Center for Molecular Bioimaging, University of Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 184:938-43. 2010
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Radical prostatectomy for incidental (stage T1a-T1b) prostate cancer: analysis of predictors for residual disease and biochemical recurrence
    Umberto Capitanio
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Scientific Institute Hospital San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 54:118-25. 2008
    ..Controversies exist about the most appropriate management for patients with incidental prostate cancer after surgery for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Need for high radiation dose (>or=70 gy) in early postoperative irradiation after radical prostatectomy: a single-institution analysis of 334 high-risk, node-negative patients
    Cesare Cozzarini
    Department of Radiotherapy, Scientific Institute Hospital San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:966-74. 2009
    ..To determine the clinical benefit of high-dose early adjuvant radiotherapy (EART) in high-risk prostate cancer (hrCaP) patients submitted to radical retropubic prostatectomy plus pelvic lymphadenectomy...
  36. doi request reprint Predictive models before and after radical prostatectomy
    Umberto Capitanio
    Department of Urology, Hospital San Raffaele, University Vita Salute, Milan, Italy
    Prostate 70:1371-8. 2010
    ..In the last 10 years, several user-friendly predictive tools have been developed to help clinicians in decision-making process before and after radical prostatectomy...
  37. ncbi request reprint Tissue-resonance interaction method for the noninvasive diagnosis of prostate cancer: analysis of a multicentre clinical evaluation
    Luigi Da Pozzo
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 100:1055-9. 2007
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of lymph node dissection in patients with muscle-invasive transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract
    Marco Roscigno
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 53:794-802. 2008
    ..To analyze the prognostic role of lymphadenectomy (LND) in patients with muscle-invasive transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) of the upper urinary tract (UUT) managed with radical surgery...
  39. ncbi request reprint Nerve-sparing radical retropubic prostatectomy in patients previously submitted to holmium laser enucleation of the prostate for bladder outlet obstruction due to benign prostatic enlargement
    Nazareno Suardi
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 53:1180-5. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint PSA doubling time for prediction of [(11)C]choline PET/CT findings in prostate cancer patients with biochemical failure after radical prostatectomy
    Giampiero Giovacchini
    Center for Molecular Bioimaging, University of Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 37:1106-16. 2010
    ..This study compared PSA levels and PSA doubling time (PSADT) to predict [(11)C]choline PET/CT findings...
  41. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effect of sildenafil and apomorphine SL on nocturnal erections in healthy volunteers: a placebo-controlled study
    Andrea Salonia
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 47:524-9; discussion 529. 2005
    ..To compare the effects of sildenafil and sublingual (sl) apomorphine on nocturnal erections...
  42. ncbi request reprint A reappraisal of the role of vesicourethral anastomosis biopsy in patient candidates for salvage radiation therapy after radical prostatectomy
    Marco Roscigno
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 82:30-7. 2007
    ..To investigate the usefulness of vesicourethral anastomotic biopsy (VUBx) in patients who are candidates for salvage radiotherapy (SalvRT) after radical prostatectomy (RRP)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Holmium laser enucleation versus open prostatectomy for benign prostatic hyperplasia: an inpatient cost analysis
    Andrea Salonia
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Scientific Institute San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Urology 68:302-6. 2006
    ..To compare the cost of open transvesical prostatectomy (OP) with that of holmium laser enucleation (HoLEP) in the treatment of bladder outlet obstruction (BOO) attributed to benign prostatic hyperplasia...
  44. ncbi request reprint Perianal and intrarectal anaesthesia for transrectal biopsy of the prostate: a prospective randomized study comparing lidocaine-prilocaine cream and placebo
    Marco Raber
    Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Urology, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 96:1264-7. 2005
    ..To assess the effectiveness of perianal and intrarectal lidocaine-prilocaine cream for prostate biopsy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant CMV chemotherapy plus radical cystectomy in locally advanced bladder cancer: the impact of pathologic response on long-term results
    V Scattoni
    Department of Urology, Scientific Institute Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 82:463-9. 1996
    ..The intrinsic chemoresistance or the suboptimal response to chemotherapy of bladder cancer remains the most adverse prognostic factor...
  46. ncbi request reprint Critical assessment of ideal nodal yield at pelvic lymphadenectomy to accurately diagnose prostate cancer nodal metastasis in patients undergoing radical retropubic prostatectomy
    Alberto Briganti
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Urology 69:147-51. 2007
    ..To study the relation between the number of removed and examined lymph nodes at pelvic lymph node dissection and the rate of lymph node invasion (LNI)...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic value of ultrasound-guided anastomotic biopsies in patients with high PSA (> or = 0,4 ng/ml) after radical prostatectomy]
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Dipartimento di Urologia, Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 74:129-31. 2002
    ..The authors report their experience on the use of a high number of biopsies for the diagnosis of a vesicourethral anastomosis tumor recurrence in patients who underwent radical prostatectomy with a PSA elevation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Systematic development of clinical practice guidelines for prostate biopsies: a 3-year Italian project
    Alessandro Bertaccini
    Department of Urology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Palagi Str 9, 40100, Bologna, Italy
    Anticancer Res 27:659-66. 2007
    ..The only available method to detect prostate cancer is prostate biopsy; however, to our knowledge, no evidence-based clinical practice guidelines have been established on this topic...
  49. ncbi request reprint Holmium laser enucleation versus transurethral resection of the prostate. Are histological findings comparable?
    Richard Naspro
    Departments of Urology and Pathology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Urol 171:1203-6. 2004
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Dorsal onlay graft urethroplasty using penile skin or buccal mucosa for repair of bulbar urethral stricture: results of a prospective single center study
    Marco Raber
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 48:1013-7. 2005
    ..To compare the outcomes of dorsal onlay graft urethroplasty using penile skin (PS) or buccal mucosa (BM) free grafts in the repair of adult bulbourethral strictures...
  51. ncbi request reprint Is seminal vesicle ablation mandatory for all patients undergoing radical prostatectomy? A multivariate analysis on 1283 patients
    Alexandre R Zlotta
    Department of Urology, Erasme Hospital, University Clinics of Brussels, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Urol 46:42-9. 2004
    ..Since SV-sparing surgery may possibly have an influence on post-operative erectile dysfunction and urinary recovery, we tried to determine which patients could be safely spared SV excision during radical prostatectomy...
  52. ncbi request reprint Health-insurance status is a determinant of the stage at presentation and of cancer control in European men treated with radical prostatectomy for clinically localized prostate cancer
    Andrea Gallina
    Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BJU Int 99:1404-8. 2007
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint [Role of prostate fossa ultrasonography in the diagnosis of local recurrence after radical prostatectomy in case of PSA failure]
    Marco Roscigno
    Clinica Urologica, Universita Vita e Salute, Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 74:304-8. 2002
    ..2 ng/mL) after radical prostatectomy, who received 4-6 random anastomotic biopsies of the prostatic fossa plus additional biopsies directed to TRUS detectable lesions...
  54. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a 3-day with a 1-day regimen of an extended-release formulation of ciprofloxacin as antimicrobial prophylaxis for patients undergoing transrectal needle biopsy of the prostate
    Anthony J Schaeffer
    Department of Urology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    BJU Int 100:51-7. 2007
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint [Prostate biopsy: number and places of sampling]
    Andrea B Galosi
    Clinica Urologica, Ospedale Torrette, Universita di Ancona
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:33-8. 2005
  56. ncbi request reprint Systematic prostate biopsies are more and more often becoming saturation biopsies
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Eur Urol 50:202-4. 2006
  57. ncbi request reprint Significant upgrading affects a third of men diagnosed with prostate cancer: predictive nomogram and internal validation
    Felix K H Chun
    Department of Urology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    BJU Int 98:329-34. 2006
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Atypical foci suspicious but not diagnostic of malignancy in prostate needle biopsies (also referred to as "atypical small acinar proliferation suspicious for but not diagnostic of malignancy")
    Rodolfo Montironi
    Pathology, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Eur Urol 50:666-74. 2006
    ..To review atypical focus suspicious but not diagnostic of malignancy in needle biopsies of the prostate, also referred to as "atypical small acinar proliferation suspicious for but not diagnostic of malignancy."..
  59. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment on: predictive factors for progression in patients with clinical stage T1a prostate cancer in the PSA era
    Vincenzo Scattoni
    Eur Urol 53:361. 2008
  60. ncbi request reprint [Efficacy of bicalutamide in adjuvant treatment of prostatic carcinoma after primary therapy with curative aim. The viewpoint of the surgeon]
    Patrizio Rigatti
    Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Universita Vita e Salute, Milano
    Recenti Prog Med 93:183-5. 2002
  61. ncbi request reprint Development and external validation of an extended repeat biopsy nomogram
    Felix K H Chun
    Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Urol 177:510-5. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that the outcome of repeat biopsy could be accurately predicted. We tested this hypothesis in a contemporary cohort from 3 centers...
  62. ncbi request reprint Development and external validation of an extended 10-core biopsy nomogram
    Felix K H Chun
    Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur Urol 52:436-44. 2007
    ..To test the accuracy of a previously externally validated sextant biopsy nomogram in referred men exposed to > or =10 or more biopsy cores. Moreover, we explored the hypothesis that a more accurate predictive tool could be developed...