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Transurethral Needle Ablation of Prostate

Known as: TUNA, transurethral radiofrequency ablation, Transurethral Needle Ablation of the Prostate 
A procedure that is used to treat benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH). A small probe that gives off low-level radiofrequency energy is inserted… Expand
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2008
2008
Tuna Thunnus thynnus flesh was treated with dried thyme Thymus vulgaris, vacuum-packed and then stored at 0 °C for 18 days… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE We report the 5-year efficacy and safety of transurethral needle ablation of the prostate (TUNA) compared to… Expand
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2004
2004
Cage rearing of northern bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus thynnus) in the Adriatic Sea is a relatively novel branch of aquaculture… Expand
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2004
2004
There has been considerable interest over the past decade in the development of nonsurgical and minimally invasive therapies for… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE TUNA has been demonstrated to be a safe and effective therapy for BPH. However the major criticism, as with all… Expand
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2000
2000
Objective: The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy or transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) versus four less… Expand
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1999
1999
Radiofrequency thermal therapy of the prostate is a new minimally invasive treatment for symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia… Expand
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy and safety of transurethral needle ablation of the prostate (TUNA) for patients with symptomatic… Expand
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1993
1993
Many attempts have been made to develop a method for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) that is minimally invasive… Expand
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1974
1974
1. The anatomy of the counter-current heat exchanger of skipjack tuna is described and the pattern of blood flow is analysed. 2… Expand
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