New certainty in prostate cancer assessment
Siemens’ global MRI community MAGNETOM World offers peer-to-peer support and information providing first-hand experiences from Prostate MRI users.
3T Multiparametric MRI and MR-Guided In-Bore Biopsy to Detect Prostate Cancer: The current gold standard for prostate diagnostics is the digital rectal examination, the PSA value, and TRUS followed by a systematic TRUS-guided biopsy. Mp-MRI is a promising complementary technique that allows in uncertain or problematic cases a good differentiation between tumor and benign lesions. It furthermore enables targeted MR-guided biopsy…
Prostate Cancer – Meeting Clinical Needs by Advanced MRI at Diagnosis and on Follow-Up: One challenge that radiologists will face is how to communicate complex multifunctional information to clinicians looking after patients. One method is to use fusion tools which allow anatomical and functional imaging to be co-localised using advanced, non-rigid software algorithms which can also be extremely useful for the purpose of data presentation, analysis, biopsy and therapy planning…
Prostate MR: Pearls, Pitfalls and Practical Tips
Leonardo K. Bittencourt, Clínica de Diagnóstico Por Imagem (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), 9th MAGNETOM World Summit in Oxfordshire, UK