Benign prostatic hyperplasia

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

Q. 1 Which of the following is an absolute indication for surgery in cases of benign prostatic hyperplasia?

 A Nocturnal frequency

 B

Bilateral hydroureteronephrosis

 C

Recurrent urinary tract infection

 D

Voiding bladder pressures > 50 cm of water

Q. 1

Which of the following is an absolute indication for surgery in cases of benign prostatic hyperplasia?

 A

Nocturnal frequency

 B

Bilateral hydroureteronephrosis

 C

Recurrent urinary tract infection

 D

Voiding bladder pressures > 50 cm of water

Ans. B

Explanation:

Bilateral hydroureteronephrosis is an absolute indication for surgery in cases of benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Ref: Bailey and Love’s Short Practice of Surgery, 24th Edition, Page 1376.


Q. 2

Which of the following lasers is used for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia as well as urinary calculi?

 A

CO2 laser

 B

Excimer laser

 C

Ho: YAG laser

 D

Nd: YAG laser

Ans. C

Explanation:

Ans. is ‘c’ i.e., Ho: YAG LASER



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