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Does MRI-guided TULSA provide a targeted approach to ablation?

MRI-guided transurethral ultrasound ablation is an exciting, minimally invasive technology with the potential to provide targeted ablation of prostate cancer tissue. At 3 years, functional outcomes remain good with 76% remaining free from salvage treatment. Future studies using a focal approach may provide evidence for widespread uptake of this technology.

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Arcot, R., Polascik, T.J. Does MRI-guided TULSA provide a targeted approach to ablation?. Nat Rev Urol 18, 5–6 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41585-020-00403-7

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