Renal Mass Biopsy: Always, Sometimes, or Never?

Alexander Kutikov, Marc C. Smaldone, Robert G. Uzzo, Miki Haifler, Gennady Bratslavsky, Bradley C. Leibovich

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Abstract

Renal mass biopsy is a useful clinical tool; nevertheless, in a majority of patients, renal mass biopsy in its current form does not alter clinical management. Its routine use in all-comers is not indicated outside of clinical protocols.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)403-406
Number of pages4
JournalEuropean Urology
Volume70
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2016

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Kutikov, A., Smaldone, M. C., Uzzo, R. G., Haifler, M., Bratslavsky, G., & Leibovich, B. C. (2016). Renal Mass Biopsy: Always, Sometimes, or Never? European Urology, 70(3), 403-406. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2016.04.001

Renal Mass Biopsy : Always, Sometimes, or Never? / Kutikov, Alexander; Smaldone, Marc C.; Uzzo, Robert G.; Haifler, Miki; Bratslavsky, Gennady; Leibovich, Bradley C.

In: European Urology, Vol. 70, No. 3, 01.09.2016, p. 403-406.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Kutikov, A, Smaldone, MC, Uzzo, RG, Haifler, M, Bratslavsky, G & Leibovich, BC 2016, 'Renal Mass Biopsy: Always, Sometimes, or Never?', European Urology, vol. 70, no. 3, pp. 403-406. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2016.04.001
Kutikov A, Smaldone MC, Uzzo RG, Haifler M, Bratslavsky G, Leibovich BC. Renal Mass Biopsy: Always, Sometimes, or Never? European Urology. 2016 Sep 1;70(3):403-406. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2016.04.001
Kutikov, Alexander ; Smaldone, Marc C. ; Uzzo, Robert G. ; Haifler, Miki ; Bratslavsky, Gennady ; Leibovich, Bradley C. / Renal Mass Biopsy : Always, Sometimes, or Never?. In: European Urology. 2016 ; Vol. 70, No. 3. pp. 403-406.
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