Efficacy of Holmium
Laser Enucleation of the Prostate in Patients with a Small Prostate ([less than or equal to]30 mL).
Two [micro]m CW laser has an excellent cutting capacity similar to holmium
:YAG laser and also has better hemostasis similar to the green laser.
Smith, "Comparison of the pulsed dye and holmium
lasers for stone fragmentation: in-vitro studies and clinical experience," Proceedings of SPIE, vol.
In one of our cases (case 5), holmium
laser was used for subglottic stenosis excision.
laser lithotripsy under direct peroral cholangioscopy by using an ultra-slim upper endoscope for patients with retained bile duct stones (with video).
The disintegration of calculi deposits was performed with the use of a pneumatic lithotripter or a holmium
Tipu et al20 in a local study found Holmium
: YAG laser lithotripsy to be superior to pneumatic lithoclast in terms of rate of stone clearance and complications, especially in proximal ureteral stones.
Mekhemer  has studied the surface characterization of holmium
oxide-zirconia catalyst and reported that the addition holmium
oxide (Ho2O3) into zirconia produced or exposed highly reactive basic sites (O2- and/or OH-) on the catalyst surface.
Keywords: Upper ureter, Stone, Semirigid ureterorenoscope, Holmium
: YAG laser.
This agreement enhances the partnership between AMS and New Star, a subsidiary of Syneron, in supplying holmium
lasers for the treatment of kidney stones.
For the first time, the possibility of substitution of calcium (Ca), magnesium (Mg) and yttrium (Y), respectively, to neodymium (Nd), terbium (Tb) and holmium
(Ho), was presented in the carbonate reef sediments of the Kok-Dumalak oil and gas-bearing field (Uzbekistan) , and later in the REE spectra of high molecular weight compounds (HMWC) of the produced and residual oils of different regions (West Siberia, Bashkortostan, Tatarstan, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan) Figure 1.
They placed atoms of holmium
on a platinum surface.