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The prostate, bladder, and urethra. A transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) catheter is in the urethra

View full-sized image Cross-section diagram of the prostate, bladder, and urethra. A transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) catheter is in the urethra. The catheter extends all the way into the bladder. A small inflated ball near the end of the catheter keeps the cathete
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Cross-section diagram of the prostate, bladder, and urethra. A transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) catheter is in the urethra. The catheter extends all the way into the bladder. A small inflated ball near the end of the catheter keeps the cathete

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Cross-section diagram of the prostate, bladder, and urethra. A transurethral microwave thermotherapy (TUMT) catheter is in the urethra. The catheter extends all the way into the bladder. A small inflated ball near the end of the catheter keeps the cathete

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In TUMT, microwaves heat part of the prostate.

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