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Transurethral Needle Ablation of the Prostate. A method for treating benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH), in which selective thermal energy is delivered to the prostate, while preserving the urethra and adjacent tissues
Indications BPH with an American Urological Association Symptom Score of 11 or a urine flow of 15 cm3/sec on a voided volume of 125 cm3
Contraindications Prostate cancer, neurogenic bladder, acute UTI, active cholelithiasis, gross hematuria, urethral stricture, bladder neck contracture, active prostatitis, or diabetes affecting bladder function

TUNA

Transurethral needle ablation of prostate Urology A method for treating BPH, in which selective thermal energy is delivered to the prostate, while preserving the urethra and adjacent tissues Contraindications Prostate CA, neurogenic bladder, acute UTI, active cholelithiasis, gross hematuria, urethral stricture, bladder neck contracture, active prostatitis, or DM affecting bladder function. See Benign prostatic hypertrophy.

transurethral needle ablation

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TUNA

The treatment of prostatic hyperplasia with a needle inserted into the penile urethra and directed toward the diseased portion of the gland. The needle is used to destroy prostatic tissue with electromagnetic energy.
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The fish caught was transported to the Gendev processing facility where it was established that horse mackerel can be caught and processed on land without compromising the quality of the product.
Bidvest Namibia Fisheries Managing Director, Jan Arnold, gave an overview of the fishing division's performance citing the uncertainty regarding the allocation of horse mackerel quotas by the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources, and the import restrictions in Nigeria, as the major setbacks Namsov had to ride out.
The NSI is happy with the way in which we have been able to cook the scoot bones to make them softer and it will not be a problem canning the horse mackerel.
We have already had a relatively stable start to 2013 with the commencement of the new fishing season for horse mackerel and crab and I look forward to the same for other species in May 2013," said Esau.
Osborn was among the first Westerners to build an export market for horse mackerel in Japan.
Joka Two Fishing is one of the newcomers in the fishing industry, and has been granted horse mackerel fishing rights for the next seven years.
They'll get a mere 1,036 tons of the 145,000-ton Total Allowable Catch for hake, and they can forget about horse mackerel and sole altogether.
The Namibia Fish Consumption Promotion Trust said it will also establish a SMS voting poll to invite the public to vote for either Kabeljou, Steenbraas or Horse Mackerel as the national fish species.
The ship receives species like Alaska pollock, herring, mackerel and horse mackerel from small catcher boats through a vacuum pressure pump with a 1,000-liter capacity.
The BCC is already in possession of many ERAs which amongst others include hake, horse mackerel, sardine, deep-sea red crab and rock lobster.
Also fished is mackerel (Scomber japonicus), horse mackerel (Trachurus capensis), pilchard (Sardinops ocellata), monk (Lophius upsicephalus), kingklip (Genypterus capensis) and various other species.
The horse mackerel industry, in particular, remains positive, with the total allowable catches having been increased from 310 000 tonnes in 2011 to 320 000 tonnes for 2012.