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Interventional Management of Urological Diseases

  • Shiro Baba
  • Yoshinari Ono

Part of the Recent Advances in Endourology book series (ENDOUROLOGY, volume 8)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Nicole L. Miller, Brian R. Matlaga, Samuel C. Kim, James E. Lingeman
    Pages 1-23
  3. Tae-Kon Hwang, Seong-Il Seo
    Pages 25-39
  4. Shu Keung Li, Dominic Tai, Lysander Chau, Berry Fung
    Pages 41-63
  5. Osami Ukimura, Inderbir S. Gill
    Pages 65-74
  6. James F. Borin, Elspeth M. McDougall
    Pages 75-86
  7. Nicola Capozza, Daniela Zavaglia
    Pages 89-101
  8. John W. Leyland, Peter J. Gilling
    Pages 123-137
  9. Mordechai Duvdevani, Ben H. Chew, John D. Denstedt
    Pages 191-206
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 207-212

About this book

Introduction

Endourology has developed significantly in recent years as a result of rapid change in surgical techniques and instruments. This eighth volume in the series Recent Advances in Endourology brings together the latest clinical findings regarding various endourological treatment modalities and innovative materials. In the past 30 years, transurethral resection of prostate, bladder, and ureteral tumors has been dramatically refined. Transurethral microwave thermotherapy has emerged as a nonsurgical option for the treatment of benign prostatic obstruction. Percutaneous surgery has changed significantly with the miniaturization of the endoscope, while the needle ablation technique, which decreases pain and shortens hospital stays, has become the treatment of choice for small renal cell tumors. In this book, world-recognized experts outline their techniques clearly and concisely to provide an updated review of state-of-the-art endourological techniques.

Keywords

Endourology carcinoma cell endoscopy laser pain prostatectomy renal cell carcinoma surgery thermotherapy urology

Editors and affiliations

  • Shiro Baba
    • 1
  • Yoshinari Ono
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of UrologyKitasato University School of MedicineKanagawaJapan
  2. 2.Department of UrologyNagoya University School of MedicineJapan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-4-431-35642-4
  • Copyright Information The Japanese Society of Endourology and ESWL 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Tokyo
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-4-431-35641-7
  • Online ISBN 978-4-431-35642-4
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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