Lege Artis Medicinae

[The clinical pathology of prostatic carcinoma]

KISS Ferenc1

JULY 31, 1991

Lege Artis Medicinae - 1991;1(13)

[On the basis of the actual state of art, the main tasks of clinical pathologists in the diagnostics of prostatic carcinoma may be summarized as follows: Recognition and differential diagnosis of prostatic adenocarcinoma. Estimation of tumour prognosis by means of a reliable histological grading system and establishing the pathological stage. Checking the efficacy of (hormonal) treatment relying upon histological features. An increasing effort to a better understanding and diagnosis of premalignant changes (dysplasia, prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia). In favour of individual characterization of a tumour, one should utilize the attainable modern investigative methods.]

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