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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Simultaneous bilateral obturator nerve stimulation during transurethral electrovaporization of the prostate.
Cost aspects of transurethral resection of the prostate, contact laser prostatectomy, and electrovaporization.
5-year outcome of a prospective randomized trial to compare transurethral electrovaporization of the prostate and standard transurethral resection.
Since that time, multiple investigations of electrovaporization of the prostate have been published, and this procedure is now commonly performed by many urologists in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom (Ekengrad & Hahn, 1996; Meade & McLaughlin , 1996; Narayan et al.
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.
Thermal artifacts in bladder tumours following loop endoresection: Electrovaporization vs.
Effect of electrovaporization on renal tissue of rabbit in vivo.
Two-year follow up of a prospective randomised trial of electrovaporization versus resection of the prostate.
Re: Transurethral resection of the prostate versus transurethral electrovaporization of the prostate: a blinded, prospective comparative study with 1-year follow-up.
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.