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endorectal coil

[en-doe-REK-tuhl] a probe that is placed and left in the rectum during an MRI, which helps get a more accurate picture of the prostate area. See also magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), prostate, rectum.

Cancer Glossary

... endorectal coil Search [en-doe-REK-tuhl]. a probe that is ... endorectal ultrasound
Search [en-doe-REK-tuhl]. a ... inside the scrotum that sits coiled on top ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=e

How is colorectal cancer diagnosed?

... use endorectal MRI. For this test the doctor places a probe, called an
endorectal coil, inside the rectum. This must stay in ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-diagnosed

How is prostate cancer diagnosed?

... To improve the accuracy of the MRI, many doctors will place a probe,
called an endorectal coil, inside your rectum. This ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-diagnosis

Prostate Cancer

... To improve the accuracy of the MRI, many doctors will place a probe,
called an endorectal coil, inside your rectum. This ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003134-pdf.pdf

Colorectal Cancer

... use endorectal MRI. For this test the doctor places a probe, called an
endorectal coil, inside the rectum. This must stay in ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003096-pdf.pdf