Tips and Techniques

OLYMPUS PLASMABUTTON™ TRANSURETHRAL VAPORIZATION TECHNIQUE
FOR BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA (BPH)
Michael McClelland Jr., MD
Urology Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
The Canadian Journal of Urology. 2011;18(2):5630-5633.


RISKS AND COMPLICATIONS
The most common risks associated with Plasma Vaporization Therapy and TURP are hematuria, short-term dysuria and urinary tract infection. For a complete lists of risks and complications associated with the use of the bipolar electrodes, please consult the Instructions for Use (IFU) manual. This electrode is not intended to be used for treatment of cancer of the prostate.