• jackie jackie
    March 28, 2011
    Are there any after effects when having a prostate biopsy
    jackie jackie
    March 28, 2011


  • Jay Motola
    Health Pro
    March 31, 2011
    Jay Motola
    Health Pro
    March 28, 2011

    After a prostate biopsy, most patients will have transient blood in the urine and in their stool, however these effects are both short lived.  Blood in the semen (hematospermia) can last for up to several weeks.  The most significant potential side effects are infection related to the biopsy, however, antibiotics that the patients are given prior to the biopsy limit this potential serious side effect.


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