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Multiparametric MRI could guide prostate biopsy decisions

2018 15 May

In the United States, prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening is often performed annually, with a low threshold for biopsy and aggressive treatment for detected cancers. Now, the use of multiparametric (functional and anatomical) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is being examined for the evaluation of men with an elevated PSA level.The findings of... Read more

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Interventional MRI: Increasing use in clinical routine

2017 19 Sep

Interventional MRI has become part of the clinical routine for many areas of application such as breast and prostate biopsy. Since the economic requirement of covering costs by reimbursement is met and interventional MRI decreases the mortality and morbidity of interventional procedures, broader application of this method can be expected in the clinical... Read more