what are the risks and complications of prostate biopsy ?
As with any invasive procedure, there are some risks involved. The most common risk factors include infection and bleeding. Other risks include blood in the semen or urine, discomfort in the area of surgery for a few days, and difficulty urinating.
To help prevent further complications after the biopsy, men should look out for these signs:
A man should contact his doctor if he experiences any of these symptoms, as an infection may be present.