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

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Journal Article


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


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


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.