Prostatic artery embolization (PAE) is a non surgical procedure that is performed at Dar Al Khebra with high successful results.
It is a safe and highly effective procedure that shrinks the prostate gland dramatically. This helps older men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) to get relieved from the common symptoms caused by prostate enlargement
Compared to surgical management, PAE has the following advantages:
- This is a one day procedure which is performed without surgery under local anesthesia These is no need for general anesthesia which usually present a risk especially for older patients.
- There are no post operative complications which might arise when the patient undergo surgery.
- Patients don’t need post operative urinary characterization.
- Patients may return back to their home in the same day of the procedure and get to their normal activities quickly.