Prostate transversal T2-weighted magnetic resonance images (MRIs) acquired on a 3.0T Siemens TrioTim using only a pelvic phased-array coil were acquired for prostate cancer detection. The data was provided to TCIA as part of an ISBI challenge competition in 2013.

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Images (DICOM, 284MB)


Seminal vesicles (SV) and neurovascular bundle (NVB) Segmentations (zip)

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MR (T2W)

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Image Size (MB) 284


On some cases in this collection segmentations are available. The segmentations were constructed using MeVisLab (

Citations & Data Usage Policy 

Users of this data must abide by the TCIA Data Usage Policy and the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License under which it has been published. Attribution should include references to the following citations:

Data Citation

Litjens, Geert, Futterer, Jurgen, & Huisman, Henkjan. (2015). Data From Prostate-3T. The Cancer Imaging Archive. DOI: 10.7937/K9/TCIA.2015.QJTV5IL5

TCIA Citation

Clark K, Vendt B, Smith K, Freymann J, Kirby J, Koppel P, Moore S, Phillips S, Maffitt D, Pringle M, Tarbox L, Prior F. (2013) The Cancer Imaging Archive (TCIA): Maintaining and Operating a Public Information Repository, Journal of Digital Imaging, Volume 26, Number 6 pp 1045-1057. DOI: 10.1007/s10278-013-9622-7

Other Publications Using This Data

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Version 1 (Current): Updated 2013/05/31

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Data Type Download all or Query/Filter
Images (DICOM, 284MB)


NCI ISBI Challenge - Segmentations of central gland and the peripheral zone (zip)
Seminal vesicles (SV) and neurovascular bundle (NVB) Segmentations (zip)

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