laser vaporization


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laser vaporization

The resection of tissue by converting it to gas with laser energy.
See also: vaporization
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Photoselective potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser vaporization of the benign obstructive prostate: observations on long-term outcomes.
Acute renal failure after continuous flow irrigation in patients treated with potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser vaporization of prostate.
A randomized trial of citanest with octapressin for relief of pain associated with laser vaporization of the cervix.
Laser fiber deterioration and loss of power output during photo-selective 80-W potassiumtitanyl-phosphate laser vaporization of the prostate.
Treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and atypical condylomas with carbon dioxide laser vaporization. Colposcopy Gynecol Laser Surg 1986; 2:71-6.
The researchers used a technique called laser vaporization to create and then manipulate clusters in a plasma reactor.
GreenLight HPS 120-W laser vaporization versus transurethral resection of the prostate for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia: A randomized clinical trial with midterm follow-up.
Other methods that have shown success have been carbon dioxide laser vaporization and laser treatment.
(3,4) Treatment of respiratory papillomatosis primarily involves surgical excision and [CO.sub.2] laser vaporization. (5) The goals of surgery are to maintain airway patency, provide a useful voice, and eradicate the disease.
Riva JM, Sedlacek TV, Cunnane MF, Mangan CE: Extended carbon dioxide laser vaporization in the treatment of subclinical papillomavirus infection of the lower genital tract.