An update of pitfalls in prostate mpMRI


The authors of this review provide an update on the use of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (mpMRI) in the imaging interpretation of prostate cancer.



Teaching points:

  • Some para-physiologic appearances of the prostate may mimic cancer.
  • Knowledge of normal and abnormal findings in prostate mpMRI is pivotal.
  • Any radiologist involved in prostate mpMRI reporting should be aware of pitfalls.

Article:  An update of pitfalls in prostate mpMRI: a practical approach through the lens of PI-RADS v. 2 guidelines

Authors: Valeria Panebianco, Francesco Giganti, Yu Xuan Kitzing et al