V02-05: Thulium Fiber Laser Enucleation of the Small Glands (< 80 cc)

V02-05: Thulium Fiber Laser Enucleation of the Small Glands (

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INTRODUCTION

Monopolar transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is the treatment of choice and most frequently performed surgery for prostate glands over 80 cc. Thulium fiber laser enucleation of the prostate (ThuFLEP) is a less invasive treatment option for BPH due to minimal penetration of laser energy (0.2 mm) and tissue coagulation. The aim of our study was to compare the efficacy of TURP and ThuFLEP in management of BPH in patients with small prostate glands (20, Qmax