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What I Need to Know About About Prostate Biopsy

Harly

Harly - Herts Valley

Herts Valley - Tue, 8 Nov 2016

Hi could anyone tell me what to expect with a prostate Biopsy? is it painful!

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BilliG

BilliG -

Tue, 8 Nov 2016

Hi Harly,

I had a tube inserted into my bottom. The doctor used this to find the prostate and insert a needle. i had local which worked well so it wasnt painfull at all. I was allowed to go home after a few hours. It's no great shakes at all.

All the best.

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