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Some men with suspected prostate cancer after a negative biopsy may be able to avoid subsequent MRI, new research from the Netherlands suggests. Reuters Health Information
CHICAGO — Liquid biopsy identified genomic alterations in patients with advanced solid tumors at a similar rate to traditional tumor biopsy, according to data presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting.In...
The results from a 'liquid biopsy' measuring circulating tumor DNA in blood matched up to these from conventional tissue biopsies. Medscape Medical News
NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. David Samadi is a world renowned Robotic prostate cancer surgeon and urologic oncologist in New York. He specializes in the treatment of prostate cance...
Exosome Diagnostics, Inc., the developer of a revolutionary liquid biopsy platform that enables non-invasive detection of clinical biomarkers, potentially obviating the need for tissue biopsy, recentl...
(MedPage Today) -- To biopsy, or not to biopsy -- a Shakespearean dilemma
A large-scale genomic analysis finds that patterns of genetic changes detected in blood samples (liquid biopsy) closely mirror those identified in traditional tumour biopsy. With blood samples from m...
Up to 70% of prostate biopsies are negative in men with suspected prostate cancer. Because of inherent limitations in biopsy strategies, a significant proportion of cancers are missed on initial biops...
Giant cell arteritis (GCA) is the most common systemic vasculitis in elderly individuals. Diagnosis is confirmed by temporal artery (TA) biopsy, although biopsy results are often negative. Despite the...
To evaluate the cancer detection rates (CDR) for men undergoing 12 core systematic prostate biopsy with negative prebiopsy mpMRI (NegMR).
Loop electrosurgical excision procedures (LEEPs) are negative for high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN 2+) after a hematoxylin and eosin-based CIN 2+ colposcopic biopsy diagnosis in 14% ...
Gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy and biopsy is a common procedure to confirm the diagnosis of acute graft-versus-host disease (aGVHD) in children after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantatio...