Month: November 2018

How To Treat Prostate Cancer With Laser Ablation

Prostate cancer is very hard to detect. Many men do not have symptoms or may attribute the symptoms to another condition. After a diagnosis, you should pursue treatment immediately.

If the cancer is left untreated, then it can spread to other parts of your body. Read on to find out how to treat prostate cancer with laser ablation.

Expect To Sleep

This procedure requires you to go under anesthesia. You have to lie on your back with your legs raise above your hips. A probe is inserted into your rectum to create an image of your prostate. This image is projected on a monitor. It is used by your doctor to determine where to insert the needles.

Prepare For Laser Therapy

Urology lasers are often used to treat bladder and upper urinary tract urothelial tumors. Prostate ablation uses lasers to treat conditions related to the prostate. This treatment destroys your … Read the rest