Should Urodynamics Be Obtained Before a TURP?

Posted by Dr. Peter Steinberg on Aug 15, 2018 6:31:29 PM

Prior to performing a TURP, there are several key tests that most urologists employ.

Aside from a history, exam, IPSS score, PSA and urinalysis, most will assess residual urine volume, perform a cystoscopy and measure the prostate – either with a formal TRUS, or based on a CT, MRI or abdominal ultrasound. Urodynamic testing (UDS) is used to varying degrees before a TURP by urologists. On one end of the spectrum there are purists who will only offer a TURP to someone with UDS-proven obstruction;

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Topics: Urology Practice Trends, Male Diagnostics, male urodynamics

2018 Urology Practice Trends and Facts Infographic

Posted by Clark Love on May 2, 2018 10:45:36 AM

2018 Urology Practice Trends and Facts Infographic

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Current Urology Practice Trends and Facts Infographic

Posted by Clark Love on May 1, 2018 6:13:25 PM

2018 Urology Infographic -  Current Urology Practice Trends and Facts

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