laser prostatectomy


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laser prostatectomy

removal of the prostate after it has been exposed to a laser either by direct contact with vaporization or by an indirect system that causes coagulation necrosis.
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But we have not seen a single case of incontinence after laser prostatectomy.
Santa Clara, CA) (NASDAQ:COHR) today announced the opening of a new holmium laser prostatectomy training center in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The point-counterpoint debate on laser prostatectomy versus TURP highlights the controversy.
Holmium laser prostatectomy provides immediate objective surgical results identical to TURP with significant improvement in complication rate.