electrovaporization

electrovaporization

(ĭ-lĕk″trō-vā″pĕr-ĭ-zā′shŭn)
Cutting of tissues with an instrument that uses electricity to convert solid tissues into gas.
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Effect of electrovaporization on renal tissue of rabbit in vivo.
market when Bard ceased marketing the company's device, new electrovaporization devices, which are considerably less expensive and more familiar to urologists than our laser products, were introduced and are being widely used for the treatment of BPH.
5-Year outcome of a prospective randomized trial to compare transurethral electrovaporization of the prostate and standard transurethral resection.
The company currently markets a full line of electrovaporization electrodes, including SingleBAR(TM),DoubleBAR(TM), RollerLOOP(TM), V+ LOOP(TM) and CuttingLOOP(TM) etc.
15] In a previous trial, the authors performed a meta-analysis of 20 randomized, controlled studies comparing transurethral electrovaporization and TURP for symptomatic prostate obstruction.
Two-year follow up of a prospective randomised trial of electrovaporization versus resection of the prostate.
The company currently markets a full line of electrovaporization and resection electrodes, including SingleBAR(TM), Star BAR(TM), RollerLOOP(TM), V+Loop(TM) Cutting LOOP(TM) and R.
8] Reported long-term reoperation rates are 22% for PVP and 23% for electrovaporization after 10 years of follow-up.
Re: Transurethral resection of the prostate versus transurethral electrovaporization of the prostate: a blinded, prospective comparative study with 1-year follow-up.
Evaluation of the efficacy of radical transurethral electrovaporization for mascle-invasive blader tumor.