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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 46-48
Case series: Diffusion weighted MRI appearance in prostatic abscess


1 Department of Radiodiagnosis, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
2 Department of Urology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

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Mukesh K Yadav
Department of Radiodiagnosis, PGIMER, Sector- 12, Chandigarh 160012, Punjab
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.76054

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Diffusion: weighted MRI (DWI) is a novel technique that analyzes the diffusion of water molecules in vivo. DWI has been used extensively in the central nervous system. Its use in body imaging is on the rise. In the prostate, it has been used in the evaluation of prostatic carcinoma. We present DWI findings in two patients of prostatic abscess.


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