1H magnetic resonance spectroscopy of prostate cancer: Biomarkers for tumor characterization Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Imaging (MRSI) permits a non-invasive assessment of metabolites in the prostate gland. This article reviews the assessment of choline-containing compounds, citrate, and polyamines as markers for prostate tumor detection and aggressiveness.

publication date

  • November 3, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 18957715

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 263

end page

  • 76

volume

  • 4

number

  • 4-5