TUR system combines RF energy and saline

April 27, 2003

The PK Saline TUR System from Gyrus Medical combines the safety and efficacyof bipolar radiofrequency energy and saline for "seal-as-you-go"tissue resection and vaporization for treating enlarged prostates and bladdertumors. Benefits include less bleeding, shorter catheterization, and improvedpost-op results, according to the company.