[Photoselective vaporization of the prostate].

@article{Bruyere2011PhotoselectiveVO,
  title={[Photoselective vaporization of the prostate].},
  author={Franck Bruyere},
  journal={Progres en urologie : journal de l'Association francaise d'urologie et de la Societe francaise d'urologie},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 11},
  pages={808-10}
}
Photoselective vaporization of the prostate is a minimal invasive endoscopic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) obstruction. It uses the light energy produced by a laser source to destroy and remove urethral obstruction due to BPH. Its main advantage over transurethral resection of prostate is the minimal bleeding allowing a short urethral catheterization and hospital stay. It is useful in patients with bleeding disorders. 

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