Prostatectomy

A prostatectomy is an operation to remove all or part of the prostate gland, either through the urethra (penis urine tube), by an open operation or by minimally invasive robotic surgery.

Surgeon performing laparoscopic prostatectomy while other personnel look on the monitor
Image by MilitaryHealth (CC BY 2.0)

(Last modified: 13th Oct 2014)

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