Monthly Archives: January 2013

Prostate Biopsy Errors Study Shocker

Reported in AUA Daily Scope: University of Pennsylvania study reports that up to 3.5% of prostate biopsies were “contaminated” or inadvertently switched with those of another patient. They reviewed 13,000 samples from 54 labs. The overall error rate was < 1%, but rates among different labs ranged as high as 3.51%, and no lab had [...]

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