Prostate Embolization

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Catalogue Number
GD.300.P76
Current Revision Date
21-Apr-2021
Language
English
Status
Available
Description
This is a procedure closes off the blood supply to the prostate, causing it to shrink without having surgery. An interventional radiologist does the procedure (a doctor who specializes in image-guided procedures using x-ray and fluoroscopy

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Catalogue Number
GD.300.P76
Current Revision Date
21-Apr-2021
Language
English
Status
Available
Description
This is a procedure closes off the blood supply to the prostate, causing it to shrink without having surgery. An interventional radiologist does the procedure (a doctor who specializes in image-guided procedures using x-ray and fluoroscopy
Format
Brochure
Topic
Procedures, Treatments & Tests
Plan for a Hospital Stay
Plan to Go Home from Hospital
Subject
Prostate Disease
Keywords
aftercare
activities
instructions
radiologist
Follow-up
complications
noncancerous
shrinking
precautions
Prostate
Embolization
clot
emboli
PAE
medical
imaging
Interventional
LML
x-ray
fluroscopy
Reading Level
6.7
Date Issued
21-Apr-2021
Documents
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