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Table 1 MRI acquisition protocol

From: Prostate artery embolization has long term efficacy for treatment of severe lower urinary tract symptoms from giant prostatic hyperplasia

Sequence Plane Slice/gap (mm) TR/TE (ms) FOV (mm) Matrix Flip angle
T2W TSE Sagittal 5/1 4000/100 200 × 200 384 × 224 150
T2W TSE Axial 3/0 4000/100 200 × 200 384 × 224 150
T2W TSE Coronal 3/0 4000/100 200 × 200 384 × 224 150
DWI (b0, 50, 500, 800, 1200, 1500, 2000, 2500 s/mm2)/ADC Axial 3/1 3300/60 260 × 260 128 × 96  
T1W FS VIBE MRA Coronal 5/1 3.85/1.42 260 × 260 256 × 180 70
T1W FS VIBE pre Axial 5/1 3.85/1.42 260 × 260 256 × 180 100
T1W FS VIBE post dynamic × 3 Axial 5/1 3.85/1.42 260 × 260 256 × 180 2.5/10/20
T1W FS VIBE post whole pelvis Axial 5/1 3.85/1.42 260 × 260 256 × 180 70
  1. ADC apparent diffusion coefficient, DWI diffusion weighted imaging, FOV field of view, FS fat saturated, MRA magnetic resonance angiography, TE echo time, TR repetition time, TSE turbo spin echo, VIBE volumetric interpolated breath-hold examination