Techniques for Ablation of Benign and Malignant Prostate Tissue / Edition 1

Techniques for Ablation of Benign and Malignant Prostate Tissue / Edition 1

by Joseph A. Smith Jr.
     
 

ISBN-10: 089640305X

ISBN-13: 9780896403055

Pub. Date: 04/01/1996

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780896403055
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
04/01/1996
Series:
Topics in Clinical Urology Ser.
Pages:
240

Table of Contents

1Clinical Relevance of Methods for Ablation of Prostate Tissue1
2Electrocautery Resection: Its Role in a New Environment14
3Laser Fibers and Instrumentation for Prostatic Ablation22
4Transurethral Ultrasound-Guided Laser-Induced Prostatectomy38
5Laser Prostatectomy44
6Contact Laser Prostatectomy57
7Noncontact Laser Coagulation of the Prostate72
8Interstitial Laser Application95
9Other Laser Wavelengths in the Treatment of Prostate Disease126
10Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy132
11Transurethral Needle Ablation of the Prostate (TUNA)161
12High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound in the Treatment of Prostatic Disease173
13Cryoablation of Prostate Cancer189
14Electrovaporization of the Prostate: Principles, Technique and Results206
Index233

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