Prostate procedures

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my doctor recommended i should do a holmium laser ablation of the prostate does anybody know if this procedure helps for urinating frequently and the results and the side effects

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    HoLEP is supposed to be an excellent procedure if you can find a doctor who has enough experience with it.

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    what other symptoms do you have ?

    i have frequent urination during the day and quiet yellow urine all the time

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    just frequent urination i was on medication for 6 months but no help so he recommend this he preformed a cystoscopy and he recommend this procedure

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      From what I've read, HoLep is the best currently. Big improvements, high success rate, long lasting results, well proven. Side effects: RE almost certain, temporary incontinence months after. It's the first thing on my list. Hank

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      I almost had FLA, if not for jimjames, and I am glad now that I didn't. Re HoLep preservation of normal ejaculation, I don't know that they are studying that. I am willing to take my chances with 80% RE, and 1% of incontinence. CIC and meds are getting old for me. Hank

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    Destroying tissue in any way you want to call it is going to be radical in my Humble opinion The only one I am considering is Urolift

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