Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Ultrasound could help diagnose prostate cancer

By Elizabeth Armstrong Moore

December 8, 2010

http://news.cnet.com/8301-27083_3-20025023-247.ha

In 2010 around 200 thousand people were diagnosed with prostate cancer and approximately 32 thousand died from it. Before the only way to diagnose prostate cancer was to go through a biopsy. Recently researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology in Netherlands are trying to develop a technique that uses ultrasound to effectively target tumors.

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