Lasertherapy - Benign Enlargement
Gentle due to modern technology
Constant urination, a weak stream of urine and unpleasant dripping - which for many men becomes a nightmare, is usually due to a benign enlargement of the prostate gland. It affects almost every second man over 50 and is therefore the most common disease in men. In benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), the glandular tissue of the prostate grows in the area of the urethra.
Benign prostate hyperplasia can be treated in several ways, depending on the patient's subjective symptoms. In the early stages, drugs that have a decongestant and relaxing effect can help. Later, only an operation can provide relief. In addition to the classic prostate resection (TURP), the West German Prostate Center offers two innovative methods of modern laser therapy, which can be used to gently vaporize excess prostate tissue with minimal bleeding: