Laser/light applications in urology

Nathaniel M. Fried, Brian R. Matlaga

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2 Scopus citations


Summary of laser-tissue interactions in urology. Holmium:YAG and FREDDY laser lithotripsy. Laser treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia using high-power Holmium:YAG and KTP (Greenlight) lasers. Laser incision of urethral and ureteral strictures. Other laser applications in urology for treatment of penile carcinoma, partial nephrectomy, tissue welding, etc.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLasers in Dermatology and Medicine
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd
Number of pages11
ISBN (Electronic)9780857292810
ISBN (Print)0857292811, 9780857292803
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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