Robot-assisted intrafascial simple prostatectomy: novel technique.

  title={Robot-assisted intrafascial simple prostatectomy: novel technique.},
  author={R Ernesto Clavijo and Oswaldo J Carmona and Robert de Andrade and Roberto Garza and Golena Fern{\'a}ndez and Ren{\'e} J Sotelo},
  journal={Journal of endourology},
  volume={27 3},
PURPOSE We describe our initial experience with intrafascial robot-assisted simple prostatectomy (IF-RSP). Potential advantages include reduced blood loss, elimination of the need for postoperative bladder irrigation, and elimination of the risk of residual or future prostate cancer, without interrupting potency or continence. PATIENTS AND METHODS From… CONTINUE READING