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Abstract #4535

Post Lumpectomy MRI: Using Diffusion Weighted Imaging (DWI) to Distinguish Benign from Malignant Tissues

Frederick Kelcz1, Kendra S. Hain1

1Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, United States

We reviewed diffusion imaging results in post lumpectomy patients and preliminary results show a consisent ADC value in the benign range, despite persistent, occasionly concerning enhancement. DWI may be of great value in ruling in benignancy when differentiating enhancing scar from malignancy.