Multifocality and prostate cancer detection by multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging: Correlation with whole-mount histopathology Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Neoplasms, Multiple Primary
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • We evaluated the ability of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to detect cancer in patients undergoing prostatectomy. We found that tumor size and grade were important predictors of tumor detection, and although cancer is often multifocal, MRI is often able to detect the worst focus of cancer.

publication date

  • March 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.08.079

PubMed ID

  • 25257029

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 569

end page

  • 76

volume

  • 67

number

  • 3