The technology and clinical evidence surrounding MRSI continues to evolve, but possible indications include—

• Local staging and detection of capsular involvement

• One or more negative prostate biopsies and a rising PSA; MRSI may assist in directing biopsies

• Detect local recurrence or residual tumor

• Help discriminate whether post-treatment pelvic mass is benign or malignant

• Can aid treatment planning by improving cancer localization prior to external beam radiotherapy or brachytherapy

• Monitor/predict tumor response

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