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Benefits of PAE Treatment
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The Benefits of Prostate Artery Embolization

Prostate artery embolization (PAE) is a highly effective intervention for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). While there are other surgical and non-surgical treatments for BPH, PAE is among the most advantageous for multiple reasons.

PAE vs. Prostatectomy

Prostatectomy is a surgical intervention entailing the partial or complete removal of the prostate gland. The procedure is commonly performed to treat prostate cancer.

There are different types of prostatectomy procedures, including

Prostatectomy is a major surgery that requires careful deliberation and discussion between the patient and their healthcare provider. Potential risks and complications associated with prostatectomy include bleeding, infection, urinary incontinence (loss of bladder control), erectile dysfunction, and urinary strictures (narrowing of the urethra).

Recovery time after a prostatectomy varies depending on the type of procedure and individual factors. It can require weeks or months of recovery before normal activities can be resumed.

Prostate Artery Embolization Advantages

If you are struggling with symptomatic prostate enlargement, here are a few reasons PAE could be an excellent treatment option:

Texas Prostate Institute: Effective, Non-Surgical Prostate Care

The team at Texas Prostate Institute is proud to provide highly effective BPH treatments that yield stellar results for a diverse population of patients. With state-of-the-art tools and technologies, we help patients dramatically reduce their symptoms, preserve sexual function, and enhance their overall well-being.

If you think prostate artery embolization treatment could be right for you, please contact the caring team at Texas Prostate Institute today for a consultation at 713-575-3686.

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