Posts Tagged ‘Urinary and bowel-related organs’

Radical cystectomy

Written by Medicine and Health. Posted in Tests, procedures and surgery

(Bladder Removal)

Radical cystectomy – Definition

A radical cystectomy is a surgery to remove the bladder.

Kidneys, Ureters, and Bladder

Prostate biopsy

Written by Medicine and Health. Posted in Tests, procedures and surgery

(Transrectal Biopsy; Transurethral Biopsy; Transperineal Biopsy)

Prostate biopsy – Definition

A prostate biopsy is the removal of a small amount of tissue from the prostate gland. The tissue is examined to determine whether there is cancer.

Prostate Cancer

Bladder augmentation – laparoscopic surgery

Written by Medicine and Health. Posted in Tests, procedures and surgery

(Augmentation, Bladder — Laparoscopic Surgery; Augmentation Cystoplasty — Laparoscopic Surgery; Cystoplasty, Augmentation — Laparoscopic Surgery)

Bladder augmentation – laparoscopic surgery – Definition

This surgery increases bladder size. It can be done laparoscopically.