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By Kevin R. Loughlin

ISBN-10: 0763731420

ISBN-13: 9780763731427

By means of delivering either the doctor's and patient's view, this publication provides authoritative, functional solutions in your questions about remedies.

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Even though open prostatectomy and TURP, TUIP, and TUVP have been commonly performed, reliable operations, urologists have sought procedures that are less invasive and easier on the patients. These procedures have become known as minimally invasive surgical treatment (MIST) of BPH. These MIST techniques include laser procedures, hyperthermia and thermotherapy, radiofrequency ablation, balloon dilation of the prostate, urethral stents, and high-intensity focused ultrasound. JN: If a man has a TURP, TUIP, or TUVP and finds that his prostate continues to enlarge even with two-medication therapy, is minimally invasive or other surgery now something that should be considered?

A urethral catheter is left postoperatively, and the patient is usually in the hospital 1 to 2 days. 43. What is a transurethral prostatectomy? A transurethral prostatectomy (TURP) is an operation that is designed to remove the prostate through the urethra; no external incision is made. A TURP is Perineum in a male, the region between the scrotum and rectum. Transurethral prostatectomy a method of removing obstructive prostate tissue through the urethra so that no external incision is made; also known as TURP.

When this approach is used, the perineal skin incision is used to expose the prostate; then an incision is made in the prostatic capsule, and the prostate is enucleated, similar to a simple retropubic prostatectomy. A urethral catheter is left postoperatively, and the patient is usually in the hospital 1 to 2 days. 43. What is a transurethral prostatectomy? A transurethral prostatectomy (TURP) is an operation that is designed to remove the prostate through the urethra; no external incision is made.

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