[Magnetic resonance imaging and prostate cancer].

  title={[Magnetic resonance imaging and prostate cancer].},
  author={François Cornud and Arnauld Villers and Pierre Mongiat-Artus and Xavier R{\'e}billard and Michel Souli{\'e}},
  journal={Progres en urologie : journal de l'Association francaise d'urologie et de la Societe francaise d'urologie},
  volume={18 10},
Prostate magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has taken advantage of recent technological developments that increase the field of its indications. Available improvements concern functional MRI based on dynamic MRI (after intravenous injection of gadolinium), diffusion-weighted imaging and, possibly, spectroscopy to localise an undiagnosed prostate cancer on a first series of biopsies and differentiate tumors of significant volume from indolent or latent tumors. The combination of dynamic MRI and… CONTINUE READING