Laser Applications in Urology

  • Viacheslav IremashviliEmail author
  • Robert Marcovich


  • Summary of laser-tissue interactions in urology.

  • Holmium:YAG laser lithotripsy for calculi.

  • Laser treatment of benign prostatic enlargement.

  • Laser incision of urethral and ureteral strictures.

  • Other laser applications in urology for treatment of penile carcinoma, partial nephrectomy, etc.


Nephrolithiasis Renal stone Ureteral stone Laser lithotripsy Holmium laser Benign prostatic hyperplasia Laser prostate ablation Laser prostate enucleation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UrologyJackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  2. 2.Department of UrologyUniversity of Miami Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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