MR Imaging of Urinary Bladder Carcinoma and Beyond

Department of Medical Imaging, University of Toronto, 150 College Street, Room 112, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E2, Canada
Radiologic Clinics of North America (Impact Factor: 1.98). 11/2012; 50(6):1085-110. DOI: 10.1016/j.rcl.2012.08.011
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Detection of muscle invasion is a critical aspect in management of urinary bladder cancer. MR imaging has the potential and promise of delivering this premise noninvasively. This article reviews the current status of MR imaging in evaluation of bladder cancer. Also discussed are other important neoplastic and nonneoplastic conditions affecting the bladder.

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