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Aster Medcity hosts PULSECON 2017 - CME workshop on Minimally Invasive Therapy for Enlarged Prostat

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April 5, 2017, Kochi: Aster Medcity organised PULSECON 2017, a CME workshop on Minimally Invasive Therapy for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), c

Benign prostatic hyperplasia or enlargement of the prostate gland is a common condition that occurs in men over 50 years old and tends to obstruct urination by constricting the urethra, the duct through which urine is conveyed out of the body. The workshop focused on the use of Lasers in Prostate surgery, particularly Holmium Laser Enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP), the modern minimally invasive alternative to the standard invasive surgical procedure that is done for BPH.
HoLEP is a<