2 edition of Surgery of the prostate found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Martin I. Resnick, Ian M. Thompson ; with illustrations by Gillian Lee, Gilliand Oliver, Angela Christie.|
|Contributions||Resnick, Martin I., Thompson, Ian M. 1954-|
|LC Classifications||RD587 .S87 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 392 p. :|
|Number of Pages||392|
|LC Control Number||97023368|
Dr. David Samadi, prostate cancer expert, highlights the benefits of robotic prostatectomy surgery over radiation for prostate cancer. A study from Memorial Sloan Kettering showed a 65 percent reduced risk of prostate cancer metastasis after surgery compared to radiation. This book gives an overview of prostate cancer, describes the many treatments available, and presents the latest research. questions and answers about prostate cancer. Pamela Ellsworth Jones and Bartlett publishers, ISBN
Treatments include medical therapy, surgery, or alternative methods. A Comprehensive Guide to the Prostate: Eastern and Western Approaches for Management of BPH is a complete and multidisciplinary guide toward the diagnosis, management, and treatment modalities associated with BPH. is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians. Started in , this collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters.
Prostate surgery recovery is then faster, with an improved outlook for regaining the ability to have sex after prostate removal. SMART surgery also mitigates the risks associated with incontinence after prostate surgery. The resumption of sexual potency can take up to 12 months, or longer depending on the complexity of the prostatectomy surgery. Your health care provider may recommend this surgery if you have benign prostatic hyperplasia. The prostate gland often grows larger as men get older. The larger prostate may cause problems with urinating. Removing part of the prostate gland can often make these symptoms better.
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Prostate problems eventually affect nearly half of all American males: cancer of the prostate is all too common, and almost all men over fifty have some evidence of enlarged prostate, which causes urinary difficulty.
Now, in a new edition of his best-selling book for lay readers, Dr. Stephen Rous draws on his forty years of clinical experience to give readers the best information available on. The niche bestseller "Surviving Prostate Cancer Without Surgery" begins with the shooting of a urologist and includes a World War II Battle.
The book exposes the big lie about radical prostate surgery, is filled with cartoons and simple diagrams, and is written for the average layperson in easy-to-understand style/5(22).
Surgery can very effectively reduce the problems associated with a benign enlarged prostate. It is considered if other treatments don't provide enough relief, or if the enlarged prostate keeps causing medical problems such as urinary tract infections.
But surgery often has side effects. Most men who have a benign enlarged prostate aren't in urgent need of surgery. Minimally invasive prostate resection is surgery to remove part of the prostate gland. It is done to treat an enlarged surgery will improve the flow of urine through the urethra, the tube that carries urine from the bladder outside of your body.
Holmium laser prostate surgery is a minimally invasive treatment for an enlarged prostate. Also called holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP), the procedure uses a laser to remove tissue that is blocking urine flow through the prostate.
A separate instrument is then used to cut the prostate tissue into easily removable fragments. Because the prostate is close to several vital structures, prostate cancer surgery can disrupt normal urinary, bowel, and sexual functioning.
Urinary Incontinence. During a prostatectomy, the bladder is pulled downward and connected to the urethra at the point where the prostate once sat.
If the sphincter at the base of the bladder is damaged. Presents a step-by-step description of how to carry out various procedures of prostate surgery. The text is divided into two major sections; the first deals with prostate cancer, and the second with Read more.
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Prostate surgery is a very effective treatment for a number of conditions, the two most common being prostate cancer and benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH – also known as an enlarged prostate).
In the case of cancer, these procedures are performed to stop the spread of malignant cells. Prostate cancer surgery is a major surgery and for the best possible results, it is essential to choose a center with state-of-the-art robotic surgery facilities, expert robotic urosurgeon and health care team that are experienced in performing successful radical prostatectomy.
Prostate-specific antigen test: This blood test checks the amount of a protein called PSA that is produced by prostate cells.
Higher levels may be a sign of cancer. By themselves, they are not. This book directs patients to understand options and educate them about treatments specific for their stage of prostate cancer.
A short STAGING QUIZ directs patients to their correct stage and which of the seven sections of the book to read. The book is divided into seven sections written by experts in prostate cancer. Five of the sections cover the FIVE STAGES OF s: Surgery is a common choice to try to cure prostate cancer if it is not thought to have spread outside the prostate gland.
The main type of surgery for prostate cancer is a radical this operation, the surgeon removes the entire prostate gland plus some of the tissue around it, including the seminal vesicles.
Open or laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. From the head of adult urology at Johns Hopkins comes a comprehensive guide to better prostate health: “This book should be read by all men, and their loved ones” (Mehmet Oz, MD, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian-Columbia Medical Center).
What Every Man Needs to Know About Prostate Health—At Any AgeReviews: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Weyrauch, Henry M., Surgery of the prostate.
Philadelphia, Saunders, (OCoLC) Document Type. Radical prostatectomy is a very difficult operation. It takes not only skill, but the kind of expertise you get only after being involved in a lot of procedures, first from the sidelines as a doctor in training, and then learning how to do it meticulously with the guidance of an expert surgeon.
A patient of ours from Toronto Ontario discussed why he traveled From Toronto all the way to New York to have robotic prostate surgery with Dr. David Samadi. He shares his experience with Dr. David Samadi, one year after having surgery.
He explains that his /5(12). Robotic surgery (more specifically robotic simple prostatectomy) is a great option for partial prostate gland removal for very large prostates over grams in size.
Only the obstructing prostate tissue is removed, and the nerves and blood vessels supplying the are left untouched. This preserves function. If you like this animation, LIKE us on Facebook: This 3D medical animation sho.
Prostate cancer: It’s the most common form of cancer in men (besides skin cancer), but only one in 41 men die from prostate cancer. Surgery, radiation, hormone therapy, and chemotherapy can be. TUESDAY, Feb. 12, (HealthDay News) -- Many more American men are now saying no to surgery for low-risk prostate cancer, and choosing to monitor the disease instead, a.
The prostate cancer minimally invasive surgery market has been segmented by procedure type, stages of disease progression, end-user, and geography. In terms of procedure type, the market has been categorized into laparoscopic prostatectomy, perineal prostatectomy, nerve-sparing robotic radical prostatectomy, brachytherapy, cryosurgery and others.It is also published in my recent book, “The Key to Prostate Cancer: 30 Experts Explain 15 Stages of Prostate Cancer.” My quiz breaks down the aggressiveness of prostate cancer using a system I call the Five Stages of Blue, which assigns a color to each stage: • Sky — low risk.
• Teal — intermediate risk. • Azure — high risk.