Microwave Thermotherapy

TUMT

Among the minimally invasive therapies for men with urinary difficulties is TUMT or transurethral microwave thermotherapy. The goal is to heat the prostate cells to a high enough temperature that the cells die and the obstruction decreases. How good is this therapy? What are the chances symptoms will improve and what are the chances that additional therapy will be needed in the future? Learn the answers to these questions in the accompanying video. (Reviewed May, 2012)