Best laser for prostatectomy in the year 2013

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Pankaj N Maheshwari; Nitin Joshi; Reeta P Maheshwari;
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Urology,volume 29,issue 3,pages236-243 (issn: 0970-1591, eissn: 1998-3824)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3783705, doi: 10.4103/0970-1591.117286
  • Subject: Symposium | Diseases of the genitourinary system. Urology | RC870-923 | photoselective vaporization of the prostate | laser | thulium | prostate | holmium laser enucleation of prostate | Benign prostatic hyperplasia

Lasers have come a long way in the management of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Over last nearly two decades, various different lasers have been utilized for prostatectomy. Neodymium: yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser that started this journey, is no longer used for prostate... View more
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