Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy

Known as: Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy of the Prostate, TUMT, Thermotherapy, Transurethral Microwave 
A procedure for treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy that uses microwave energy delivered through the urethra to destroy prostate tissue.
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1947-2018
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2005
2005
The management of pain during clinic transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) can be challenging. Pain can lead to increased… (More)
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2005
2005
PURPOSE To evaluate the durability of the effect of transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) for lower urinary-tract symptoms… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND To identify the clinical valuables predicting a favorable outcome after transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) is an effective therapy for symptomatic benign prostatic… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVES A prospective, randomized placebo-controlled study was designed to exclude a placebo response in transurethral… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVES To report our early experience using transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) to treat patients with nonbacterial… (More)
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1993
1993
Transurethral microwave thermotherapy of the prostate was used to treat men with symptomatic benign prostatic hypertrophy. Three… (More)
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1993
1993
Transurethral microwave thermotherapy of 340 patients treated at our center for benign prostatic hypertrophy shows the importance… (More)
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1993
1993
Since October 1990, 336 patients with symptoms due to benign prostatic hyperplasia were treated with transurethral microwave… (More)
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1993
1993
Transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) is a single-session, minimally invasive outpatient treatment for patients with… (More)
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