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… (More)
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1993-2016
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2004
2004
PURPOSE We report the 5-year efficacy and safety of transurethral needle ablation of the prostate (TUNA) compared to… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVES To investigate the short- and long-term effectiveness of transurethral needle ablation (TUNA) of the prostate for… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE To compare the efficacy and safety of transurethral needle ablation (TUNA) and transurethral resection of the prostate… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE To investigate the efficacy of transurethral needle ablation (TUNA) of the prostate for treating chronic nonbacterial… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Urologists continue to search for alternatives to transurethral prostatectomy that carry a lower potential for… (More)
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1998
1998
PURPOSE We assess the 1-year efficacy and safety of transurethral needle ablation of the prostate compared to transurethral… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the clinical outcome of patients in urinary retention due to benign prostatic enlargement (BPE) treated… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVES Many attempts have been made to develop a method for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) that is minimally… (More)
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1995
1995
The TUNA device is a unique system that uses radiofrequency energy to ablate the obstructing prostate adenoma. Although the… (More)
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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… (More)
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