How to Perform a Transrectal Ultrasound Scan and Prostate Biopsy
Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) is used for many prostatic interventions including prostate biopsy, brachytherapy, cryotherapy, to monitor the application of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), and during the investigation of male factor infertility and hemospermia.
KeywordsProstate Biopsy Peripheral Zone Transrectal Ultrasound High Intensity Focus Ultrasound Male Factor Infertility
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