Prostate MRI

This study is used to evaluate the prostate gland. The main indications include evaluation for extra-capsular tumor extension in a patient with known prostate cancer, patients with a history of prostate cancer and rising PSA and patients with rising PSA and negative biopsies.  The latest advanced imaging of the prostate is used with multi-parametric evaluation including dynamic contrast enhancement. Preparation includes a fleet enema the night before the study. The study takes approximately 45 minutes.

Exam offered at following locations:

Mitchell A. Goldman, MD, Diagnostic Imaging Center
North Shore University Hospital
North Shore-LIJ Imaging at Great South Bay  


 

Last Update

April 13, 2011
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