The histology of prostate tissue following prostatic artery embolization for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.

@article{CamaraLopes2013TheHO,
  title={The histology of prostate tissue following prostatic artery embolization for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.},
  author={George Camara-Lopes and R{\^o}mulo Loss Mattedi and Alberto Azoubel Antunes and Francisco C{\'e}sar Carnevale and Giovanni Guido Cerri and Miguel Srougi and Ven{\^a}ncio Ferreira Avancini Alves and Katia R M Leite},
  journal={International braz j urol : official journal of the Brazilian Society of Urology},
  year={2013},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={
          222-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Prostatic artery embolization (PAE) for the treatment of patients with symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is believed to be a safe procedure with a low risk of adverse side effects. Artery embolization is a viable treatment option in patients who are refractory to the classic noninvasive treatments. Knowledge of the histological characteristics of prostate tissue following the procedure is still limited. In this study, we describe the microscopic aspects of the prostate… CONTINUE READING

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