Walsh procedure

Walsh procedure

anatomic (nerve-sparing), radical, retropubic, prostatectomy.
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Walsh pro·ce·dure

(wawlsh prŏ-sē'jŭr)
Anatomic (nerve-sparing) radical retropubic prostatectomy.
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Patrick Craig, U.S. urologist, 1938–.
neurovascular bundle of Walsh - the anatomic structure composed of capsular arteries and veins to the prostate and cavernous nerves that provides the macroscopic landmark used during nerve-sparing radical pelvic surgery.
Walsh procedure - nerve-sparing radical retropubic prostatectomy.
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