Mucinous adenocarcinoma of the prostate: MRI and MR spectroscopy features

Antonio C. Westphalen, Fergus V. Coakley, John Kurhanewicz, Galen Reed, Zhen J. Wang, Jeffry P. Simko

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this study was to investigate the MRI and MR spectroscopy features of mucinous adenocarcinoma of the prostate. CONCLUSION. MRI and MR spectroscopy do not appear to provide the ability to reliably detect the lakes of extracellular mucin seen in mucinous adenocarcinoma of the prostate.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)W238-W243
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Volume193
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2009

Keywords

  • MR spectroscopy
  • MRI
  • Mucinous adenocarcinoma
  • Neoplasm
  • Prostate

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Westphalen, A. C., Coakley, F. V., Kurhanewicz, J., Reed, G., Wang, Z. J., & Simko, J. P. (2009). Mucinous adenocarcinoma of the prostate: MRI and MR spectroscopy features. American Journal of Roentgenology, 193(3), W238-W243. https://doi.org/10.2214/AJR.08.1495