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Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is performed by means of a cystoscope passing through the urethra and scraping off the prostrate piece by piece with a surgical electric knife.
After anesthesia, adults fast for 4 hours and children for 6 hours. After awakening, please try drinking water first. If there is no vomiting, you can eat liquid diet. If there is no further vomiting, you can drink milk or eat solid food.
Eat more high-fiber vegetables and fruits and high-protein food; do not smoke and drink. If constipation occurs, laxatives can be used according to the doctor's advice to avoid unnecessary enemas.
Guidelines for Patients Undergoing Laser Vaporization and Transurethral Resection of the Prostate 經尿道攝護腺雷射汽化切割術後病人須知2023/1/16
Laser vaporization and transurethral resection of the prostate is performed by means of a cystoscope passing through the urethra and vaporizing and resecting the prostrate with a laser. The surgery itself is quite safe, but most of the patients undergoing the operation are of high age group and have low physical tolerance, so cerebrovascular and heart disease accidents may occur during and after the operation, but the incidence rate is very low.
Poor nutrition or tumor compression leads to poor circulation in the lower extremities and decreased renal function, which results in lower extremity edema. If you press your finger to the skin and it leaves a dimple that doesn't go away after a few seconds, you have what's called lower extremity edema.
When patients have a hard time emptying bladder on their own, they may have their care taker or themselves utilize self-catheterized intermit clean.
Patients that could not void under normal situation can perform I.C. by themselves or by their caregivers.
The Papanicolaou test (abbreviated as Pap test, also known as Pap smear) is the best way to prevent cervical cancer. It can show the possibility of infection, inflammation, abnormal cells or cancer in the cervix.
Fecal occult blood screening for colorectal cancer is a method to measure occult blood reaction in feces. Occult blood refers to a very low amount of intestinal bleeding that is present in the stool and is usually not detectable by the naked eye. The fecal occult blood test may act as the first step in the prevention of colorectal cancer.