Apparent diffusion coefficient values for discriminating benign and malignant breast MRI lesions: effects of lesion type and size.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

AJR. American journal of roentgenology, Volume 194, Issue 6, p.1664-73 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Adult, Aged, Area Under Curve, Biopsy, Breast Neoplasms, Center-Authored Paper, Clinical Research Division, Contrast Media, Diagnosis, Differential, Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Female, Gadolinium DTPA, Humans, Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted, Middle Aged, Research Trials Office Core Facility - Biostatistics Service, Retrospective Studies, ROC Curve, Shared Resources

Abstract:

The purpose of this study was to determine whether lesion type and size affect discrimination of benign and malignant breast lesions with diffusion-weighted MRI.