Benign prostatic hypertrophy-MRI
BPH: Typically demonstrates the enlarged central zone to be heterogenous in signal with an intact low signal pseudocapsule around its periphery. This is a 55 year old patient with urinary complaints and MRI shows an enlarged prostate with cystic glandular hyperplasia and intravesical extension. Compressed peripheral zone with no demonstrable macroscopic T2 hypointense nodule. Peri-prostatic fat planes appear normal. Mildly thick-walled urinary bladder. Seminal vesicles are normal.
Benign prostatic hypertrophy-MRI Reviewed by Sumer Sethi on Tuesday, March 04, 2014 Rating: