Useful resources for additional information

Below are some great resources that Jason recommends for additional information about your condition or upcoming procedure:

Benign prostatic hyperplasia – BPH (Enlarged prostate)

Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)

Elevated PSA

Prostate cancer

Transperineal prostate biopsies

Robotic prostatectomy (key-hole surgery with the robot to remove the prostate)

Kidney cancer

Laparoscopic nephrectomy (key-hole surgery to remove the kidney)

Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (key-hole surgery to remove part of the kidney)

Haematuria (Blood in the urine)

Bladder cancer

Transurethral resection of bladder tumour (TURBT)

Kidney stones

Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL) – Shockwave treatment of stones

Ureteroscopy & laser – Telescopic surgery and laser to stone

 

The above information are updated on a regular basis by organisations such as the British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS) or the American Urological Association (AUA) based on practice in the UK / USA.

Jason has reviewed the information and recommend it as a guide. There may be small variations in your experience due to local surgical practice and policies.

Please feel free to discuss any of the above with Jason.