Published in Surgery Litigation and Law Weekly, November 21st, 2008
"Because of effective Superficial tissue coagulation, intravascular absorption of fluid is minimal; therefore, development of transurethral resection syndrome is unlikely. To Our knowledge, this is the first report of a patient undergoing photoselective vaporization of the prostate who developed full-blown transurethral resection syndrome because of intravascular absorption of sterile water," wrote J.A. Dilger and colleagues, Mayo Clinic, Medical Department.
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