Functional MRI in prostate cancer detection - Abstract

Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MP-MRI) has emerged as a promising method for the detection of prostate cancer. The functional MRI components of the MP-MRI consist of the diffusion weighted MRI, dynamic contrast enhanced MRI, and magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging. The purpose of this paper is to review the existing literature about the use of functional MRI in prostate cancer detection.

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Sankineni S, Osman M, Choyke PL.   Are you the author?
Molecular Imaging Program, National Cancer Institute, NIH, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1182, Building 10, Room B3B69, Bethesda, MD 20892-1088, USA.

Reference: Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:590638.
doi: 10.1155/2014/590638


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PMID: 25215284

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