Prostatectomy

What is Prostatectomy?

Prostatectomy is the surgical removal of the prostate.It is typically done for cancer.

Questions and answers on "Prostatectomy"

My husband had a Transurethral prostatectomy over 2 years ago. He has trouble maintaining an erection and even "getting one" sometimes. Also, his...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
complications:retrograde ejaculation/impotence

Detailed Answer:
Hi and thank yo so much for this query.

I am so sorry to hear about...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

hi i had Prostatectomy 10 days a go due to cancer in my prostate but it didnt extend the prostate gland. now have severe burining in urination. i...

doctor1 MD

Hello and welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

* The report of urine is indicative of urinary...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

CyberKnife or robotic radical prostatectomy
================
I am in my final decision-making process about pc treatment, either CyberKnife or...

doctor1 MD

Dear,

From your description, you have a localized carcinoma prostate cancer with no extraprostatic extension on examination or MRI.
You also...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on  Prostatectomy

doctor1 MD

Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...



Off and on Right Testicle Pain for the last 12 Years.

brought on...

doctor1 MD

Hi after 2 years open prostatectomy operation i have problem to pass urine and night time i get up 3 to 4 times and i get pain near pubic bone and...

doctor1 MD

hi i had Prostatectomy 10 days a go due to cancer in my prostate but it didnt extend the prostate gland. now have severe burining in urination. i...

doctor1 MD

Hi my father had turp operation for enlarged prostate in de ember 2010 after having been catheterised for 15 weeks with retention. 3months later...

doctor1 MD

Hi I have been diagnosed with prostate cancer from a biopsy . They think it is confined to prostate. GS 3+4. 19/12 probes positive. 15% of tissue...

doctor1 MD

I received the results of an MRI of the prostate . States that cancer is likely. What is meant by comments, 'likelihood of extra-prostatic...

doctor1 MD

I have had prostrate cancer surgery with nerve sparing. For the first two year everything was great. But now I am unable to ejaculate. I just keep...

Ask Question
Doctor Image
MD

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Drugs/Medications