The same holmium
laser device was used in all patients for stone fragmentation.
Many orthopedic surgeons are now learning to use Trimedyne's Holmium
laser in this new, minimally invasive procedure that is usually performed on an outpatient basis under local anesthesia.
This gained the Food and Drug Administration 510K approval of the holmium
laser for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
9,11) The mean operative time in the holmium
laser group was 20.
The first urologic use of the holmium
laser dates to 1993 when ureteric calculi were treated by laser vaporization.
Trimedyne manufactures proprietary Holmium
lasers and patented fiber optic laser devices for a variety of minimally invasive surgical procedures, many of which are performed on an outpatient basis at substantially less cost than conventional surgery.
First, transurethral holmium
laser vaporization was used to the urethral tumour through a 6-Fr Storz ureteroscope, and the lesions in the urethra were ablated using a 300-[micro]m fibre with settings of 30 Hz and 2.
sales organization elsewhere throughout the world for use with Lumenis' Holmium
lasers for the treatment of enlarged prostates in men.
Tenders are invited for procurement of Holmium
To the best of our knowledge, we present the first report on the technical aspect and feasibility of BPH reoperation using a Holmium
throughout the rest of the world for use in conjunction with Lumenis' Holmium
Lasers for holmium
laser ablation of the prostate (HoLAP) in men.
LASER SYSTEM for the University of Missouri Veterinary School.