The status of high-intensity focused ultrasound in the treatment of localized prostate cancer and the impact of a combined resection.

@article{Chaussy2003TheSO,
  title={The status of high-intensity focused ultrasound in the treatment of localized prostate cancer and the impact of a combined resection.},
  author={Christian G. Chaussy and Stefan F Th{\"u}roff},
  journal={Current urology reports},
  year={2003},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={248-52}
}
To decrease side effects observed after high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) treatment for localized prostate cancer and to re-establish normal micturition in a patient population that often presents with concomitant prostate enlargement, the impact of a combined transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) and HIFU has been evaluated. TURP and HIFU… CONTINUE READING