Practical approach to MRI of female pelvic masses.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

OBJECTIVE: Female pelvic masses have a broad differential diagnosis, including benign and malignant neoplasms and nonneoplastic entities. CONCLUSION: By using a systematic approach to the evaluation of a complex pelvic mass, including incorporating the clinical and surgical history, and by using multiparametric MRI to identify the anatomic origin, morphologic features, and tissue composition of a mass, a short meaningful differential diagnosis or definitive diagnosis can often be established.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Allen, BC; Hosseinzadeh, K; Qasem, SA; Varner, A; Leyendecker, JR

Published Date

  • June 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 202 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 1366 - 1375

PubMed ID

  • 24848837

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1546-3141

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/AJR.13.12023


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States