What is a prostatectomy?
Prostatectomy is a Surgical Removal of Entire Prostate Gland or a Part of Prostate Gland for the Patients suffering from Prostatitis or Prostate Cancer .
There are Two different Types of Prostatectomy are Done Currently :
1) Prostatectomy Simple
2) Prostatectomy Radical
Prostatectomy Simple is a Surgical Procedure where a Part of the Prostate Gland is Removed .
Prostatectomy Radical is a Surgical Procedure where the Entire Prostate Gland along with the Seminal Vesicles & Vas Deferens is Removed which is Done Mostly because of the Malignant Cancers or Tumors in the Prostate Area . Removal of Seminal Vesicles & Deferens is not mandatory which depends on the Growth of the Carcinoma .
How Does Prostatectomy is Done:
Open Prostatectomy Surgery: This Procedure is Performed by a Surgeon by Making an Large Incision Through the Lower Abdomen and reaching the Prostate glad and performing the Surgery .
Robotic Prostatectomy Surgery : This Surgery is performed with the help of laparoscopy & a robot which can be done as a minimal invasive surgery through urethra or Perineum .
Surgery for the Benign & Malignant Prostate :
Benign: Surgery for the Benign type of Prostatitis can include Acute Urinary Retention , Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections , Uncontrolled condition of Hematuria , Bladder Obstruction , Bladder Stones , Related Symptoms from Bladder Obstruction that are refractory to medical or minimally Invasive Therapy, Renal Insufficiency secondary to Chronic Bladder Obstruction of the Outlet.
Malignant: Only Radical Prostatectomy is done For the Malignant Prostatitis which can be for a Cancer or Prostate Cancer, This Surgery Can be performed depending on the Risk levels , which is a strict suggestion only for Low Risk or No Risk Prostate Cancers . For the Prostate cancers which has reached Metastases State Usually The Surgery is Not Recommended . Before the Surgery it’s important for the Surgeon to Perform Imaging using Either MRI or CT or a Bone scan to make sure the cancer has not spread to other parts other then prostate area .
High Risks of Prostatectomy Surgery :
Some of the High Risks of Prostatectomy Surgery are :
Risk of Bleeding
Risk of Infection at the Site of Incision
Risk of Infection through out the Body
Risk of Blood Clotting in legs & Lungs
Risk of Heart attack
Risk of Stroke
Risk of Death
Some other side effects may include Severe Pain , Urinary Tract Infection to the patients who are allergic to Latex .A Part from this there are some long term complications listed below .
Long Term Complications with Prostatectomy Surgery :
Urinary Incontinence : is a Condition where there is a leaking of urine can be found in the patients just undergone the Prostatectomy Surgery , which can be a life long problem for patients and very incontinent for patients to use Urine Incontinence Devices their Whole Life .
Erectile Dysfunction : is a Condition where Erectile function of the penis is lost and patients can not achieve any kind of erection in their penis .This Complication makes patients not to Undergo Prostatectomy Surgery.
How much Does Prostatectomy costs?
The Price Ranges from $45000 -$75000 for Prostatectomy Depending on the Surgeon Performing the Surgery and the Hospital that you have chosen for the surgery the Cost Differs .
Alternative Treatment Other then Surgery for Prostatitis :
There are no Alternative methods for the Prostate Cancer / can be manageable with the Help of Traditional Chinese Medicine Nanke Pills , Which can increase the Chances of Life Expectancy .
But the Prostatitis other then Malignant can be easily Treated with Traditional Chinese Medicine called Nanke Pills , This can be a Best Option for patients who doesn’t want to undergo painful Surgery with A life long complications & it’s cost effective .
How do you know if you are suitable for the Treatment with Nanke Pills?
Your Detailed Disease Conditions can be sent to Dr.Ming , Including Your Age and the Diseases other then Prostatitis that you are suffering from , Any available Recent Reports , Drug History – Types of drugs you have prescribed with since you have diagnosed with the condition , The year in which you have first diagnosed etc.
Dr.Ming The Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine will go through your details and will get back to you in 24-72 Hours with the solution to your Current Condition .