Who is a candidate for prostate MRI?
As ongoing research provides additional validation points supporting the use of prostate MRI, it is likely to gain widespread traction in clinical settings. For now, candidates for prostate MRI include:
- Patients with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels greater than 4.
- Patients with negative TRUS biopsy results who continue to experience persistent, unexplained risk factors.
Talk with your physician to learn more about prostate cancer risk and which prostate imaging services are appropriate for you.