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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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2006
Highly Cited
2006
In the present study, the concentrations of PBDEs and PCDEs were determined in 14 edible marine species widely consumed by the… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE We report the 5-year efficacy and safety of transurethral needle ablation of the prostate (TUNA) compared to… Expand
Highly Cited
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
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Radiofrequency thermal therapy of the prostate is a new minimally invasive treatment for symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy and safety of transurethral needle ablation of the prostate (TUNA) for patients with symptomatic… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Many attempts have been made to develop a method for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) that is minimally invasive… Expand
1993
1993
Transurethral needle ablation of the canine prostate using low level radiofrequency energy was examined for efficacy and safety… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
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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