Tag: "neurovascular" at medical news
Impotence and Incontinence Greatly Reduced With New Prostate Cancer Treatment
...unning through the middle of the prostate, and the neurovascular
bundles (on either side at the base of the prostate) that control penile function. After surgery or conventional teletherapy, between 40-100% of men will be left impotent, and 35% of surgery patients will suffer incontinence. In brachytherapy, on t...
Use of MRI and MRS With New Surgical Technique Proves Helpful
... cancer outside the capsule and involvement of the neurovascular
bundle (NVB) which allowed the surgeon to plan wide resection of the NVB on the involved side to achieve negative surgical margins. 'The MR imaging, if done accurately, can provide a road map of the prostate, telling the surgeon if one of the NVBs ...
Virtual Meeting Place Unites Patients with Brain Tumors and Neurosurgical Disorders
... advanced services for patients with brain tumors, neurovascular
diseases, functional disorders, pain, trauma and other complex conditions. In addition to studying the underlying factors that lead to brain tumors and neurological disorders, Cedars-Sinai scientists are developing innovative approaches to diagnosis ...