transurethral resection of prostate


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transurethral resection of prostate

TURP Urology The standard method for managing prostate disease–BPH and CA, in which a curette is inserted transurethrally and crescent-shaped 'chips' are removed Complications Higher rates of postoperative cystoscopy, reoperation, postoperative urethral stricture, possibly higher 5-yr mortality. Cf Finasteride–Proscar®, Microwave prostatectomy, Transurethral microwave therapy, Transurethral needle ablation.
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Clinical Experiences of Incidental Prostate Cancer after Transurethral Resection of Prostate (TURP) According to Initial Treatment: A Study of a Korean High Volume Center.
Selective spinal anesthesia using 1 mg of bupivacaine with opioid in elderly patients for transurethral resection of prostate.
Intravesical explosion: a rare complication of transurethral resection of prostate.
Regional anaesthesia is preferred for over general anaesthesia in transurethral resection of prostate, because of the following advantages: 1.
Efficacy and safety of bipolar plasma vaporization of the prostate with "button-type" electrode compared with transurethral resection of prostate for benign prostatic hyperplasia.
2) In patients unresponsive to conservative management, drainage of the prostatic abscess (transrectal ultrasound guided aspiration, digital guided aspiration, transurethral resection of prostate, transurethral incision of the abscess cavity or open drainage) may be needed.
Complications of transurethral resection of prostate (TURP)- incidence, management, and prevention.
Transurethral resection of prostate with plasmakinetic energy: 100 months results of a prospective randomized trial.
METHODS AND MATERIAL: Patients eligible for inclusion in the present study were those undergoing either transurethral resection of prostate (TURP) or open prostatectomy for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
With a provisional diagnosis of grade III benign prostatic hyperplasia, a transurethral resection of prostate (TURP) was done and the tissue was subjected to routine histopathological examination.

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