Male sexual function outcome after three laser prostate surgical techniques: a single center perspective.

@article{Elshal2012MaleSF,
  title={Male sexual function outcome after three laser prostate surgical techniques: a single center perspective.},
  author={Ahmed M. Elshal and Hazem M Elmansy and Mohamed Aly Elkoushy and Mostafa M. Elhilali},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2012},
  volume={80 5},
  pages={1098-104}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the change and predictors of sexual-related outcomes after laser prostate surgery. METHODS This is a longitudinal study of 216 sexually active men who underwent laser prostatectomy between 2005 and 2010. The International Index of Erectile Function-15 questionnaire was used both preoperatively and during the first year of follow-up. Cases with unreliable answers or patients without interested partners were excluded. All relevant data of both groups were depicted and… CONTINUE READING
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