CIRSE Standards of Practice on Prostatic Artery Embolisation

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Abbreviations

BPH:

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

CBCT:

Cone-beam CT

IIEF:

International Index of Erectile Function

IPSS:

International Prostate Symptom Score

LUTS:

Lower urinary tract symptoms

PAE:

Prostatic artery embolisation

PErFecTED:

Proximal Embolization First, Then Embolize Distal

PSA:

Prostate-Specific Antigen

PVR:

Post-void residual volume

QOL:

Quality of life

TURP:

Transurethral resection of the prostate

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T. Bilhim is on the Advisory Board of Merit Medical, is a consultant for Terumo, a stock holder in the company “Embolx” and has a speaker agreement with Philips. M. Sapoval is a consultant for Merit Medical and has received research grants from BTG and Merit Medical. All other authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Cornelis, F.H., Bilhim, T., Hacking, N. et al. CIRSE Standards of Practice on Prostatic Artery Embolisation. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 43, 176–185 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00270-019-02379-3

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