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Table 2 Protocols of each sequence of prostate MRI

From: In prostatic transition zone lesions (PI-RADS v2.1): which subgroup should be biopsied?

  DW-SENSE T2WI TSE DCE-MRI
TR/TE/FA (ms) 6000/69.5/90 3184.6/140/90 3.3/1.6/10
Matrix size 72 × 71 320 × 320 200 × 200
FOV 180 × 180 180 × 180 200 × 200
NEX 7.0 2.0 4.0
SENSE 2.0 2.0 1.5
Thickness (mm) 3.0 3.0 6.0
Section gap 0 1.0 0.5
Imaging time 5 m 06 s 2 m 20 s 5 m 15 s
  1. DW-SENSE diffusion-weighted single-shot echo-planar imaging with sensitivity encoding, DCE-MRI dynamic contrast enhance-magnetic resonance imaging