Lasers are more effective in the treatment of kidney stones

laser kidney stones surgery chennai

Kidney stones (renal lithiasis, nephrolithiasis) are urinary deposits that affect more than 10 percent of people worldwide. More than half a million people go to emergency rooms or renal colic. Kidney stones are solid, pebble-like masses that develop in the urinary tract from salt and minerals that have crystallized and clumped together in the urine. The process results in stone formation. Smaller the stone the more likely get passed during urination without difficulty . Large stone can block a ureter (tube that connects kidney to bladder). When an obstruction occurs, a person may experience often agonizing pain radiating from the back […]

Laser Prostate Surgery Chennai

Prostate Laser Surgery is minimally invasive procedure used to treat a condition known as Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), which is the enlargement of prostate gland. This surgery increases the flow of urine through the urethra. During Laser Prostate Surgery a scope is passed through the tip of the penis into the tube carrying urine from the urinary bladder. A laser is passed through this tube. This laser shrinks the excess prostate gland thus helps in the easy flow of urine. How the Procedure is Performed? Due to the enlargement of prostate gland, it becomes very difficult to urinate and also […]