Diagnostic Imaging Services shares an article that offers information on the basics of prostate cancer. - Photo © A.D.A.M.

Since cancer is the uncontrolled and abnormal growth of cells in a certain area of the body, prostate cancer is simply the uncontrolled and abnormal growth of cells in the prostate.

DIS in the only outpatient imaging provider in Louisiana and the Gulf South to offer a state-of-the-art prostate MRI performed on a 3T ultra high field MRI. The study is augmented by the incorporation of Computer Aided Detection (CAD) that further pinpoints areas of concern in and around the prostate gland.

A team of three radiologists interpret each and every study, consult and discuss, and issue a comprehensive report to the doctor. This academic approach is not found in any hospital or health system in our state.

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