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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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In a quest to heed the ministry's call to direct 2% of the total allowable catch for horse mackerel to canning initiatives, Bidvest Namibia Fisheries responded positively and may potentially invest as much as N$500 million into its horse mackerel value addition drive.
Frioko also offers cuttlefish (whole round, whole cleaned), octopus and baby octopus, tuna (yellowfin, skipjack, big eye and bonito), shrimp (whole, tails, peeled), swordfish, hake, cod, kingclip, mackerel, horse mackerel and anchovy.
The same applies to sole in the Eastern Channel and the Western Atlantic stock of horse mackerel which can also be increased.
The group's results were farther impacted by its largest subsidiary, Namsov, having to contend with strict import restrictions, thus leading to a lower average realised selling price in US dollar for horse mackerel.
We can immediately see that anchovy influences many other groups, in most cases these are easily interpretable; negative impacts to its competitors (sardine and other pelagics) and prey (zooplankton), and positive affects on its predators (mackerel, horse mackerel, hake, and seabirds).
Statistics show that during the 2012/2013 financial year the Trust distributed 4,600mt of horse mackerel, whilst during the 2013/2014 financial year, 6,700mt were distributed, an increase of 2,100mt.
There will be a 16% cut for horse mackerel (North Sea and Eastern Channel), 5% for anglerfish (West Scotland), 14% for sole in the Norwegian Sea and the North Sea and for sprat (-35%) in Skagerrak and Kattegat, but -1% in the North Sea and Norwegian Sea.
It has weathered storms before--both on the high seas and in the marketplace--with a modern fleet of freezer trawlers plying waters stretching from the North Atlantic to the West African coast, fishing primarily for herring, mackerel and horse mackerel, sardines, blue whiting and silver smelt.
Etosha Fishing courted around with the idea of processing and canning horse mackerel as early as April 2012 and research and development followed through.
These include plans for Western Atlantic horse mackerel and Bay of Biscay anchovies.
Just last month, a Russian delegation visited Peru to renew an agreement allowing its fleet to troll for common mackerel, horse mackerel and anchovy.