NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,548 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- transperineal biopsy
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- A procedure in which a sample of tissue is removed from the prostate for examination under a microscope. The sample is removed with a thin needle that is inserted through the skin between the scrotum and rectum and into the prostate.