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Role of lasers in urology

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Abstract

Laser technology has long been a standard treatment for many diseases. In particular, laser treatment is considered the standard of care in various urological diseases. While originally primarily restricted to stone treatment, lasers have since evolved to play an important role even in the treatment of malignant diseases. In this review, we take a closer look at the history of lasers in urology and some implications for treatments today.

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The article was received on 17 Sep 2018, accepted on 06 Nov 2018 and first published on 12 Nov 2018


Article type: Perspective
DOI: 10.1039/C8PP00409A
Citation: Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 2019,18, 295-303

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    Role of lasers in urology

    S. M. Korn, N. A. Hübner, C. Seitz, S. F. Shariat and H. Fajkovic, Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 2019, 18, 295
    DOI: 10.1039/C8PP00409A

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