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Can a man with abnormal PSA and a negative diagnostic MRI avoid a prostate biopsy? It’s debatable

Not long ago, an abnormal PSA reading would be followed right away by a standard biopsy to search for potential cancer in the prostate. During such a procedure, doctors take 10 to 12 samples of the prostate from various locations while looking at the gland with an ultrasound machine. These days, however, men with high… Read More »