Open Retropubic Simple Prostatectomy (Millin)
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Open Retropubic Simple Prostatectomy (Millin)

The Open Retropubic Simple Prostatectomy (Millin) course will teach you:

  • To restore lower urinary tract patency by (partly) resecting the prostatic gland.

Special attention is paid to the following hazards you may encounter during the Open Retropubic Simple Prostatectomy (Millin):

  • Hemorrhage prevention
  • Tearing out of the prostatic capsule
  • Capsular veins bleeding
  • Catheter balloon puncture

With the following tips you might perform the Open Retropubic Simple Prostatectomy (Millin) even better:

  • Superficial dorsal vein management
  • Prostate exposure
  • Incision length
  • Prostate dissection
  • Apical prostate dissection
  • Bladder neck contracture avoidance
  • 3-way urinary catheter
  • Prostatic capsule closure
  • Prostatic capsule water permeability
  • Drain placement

After studying the Open Retropubic Simple Prostatectomy (Millin) course you are familiar with the most common complications:

  • Retrograde ejaculation
  • Bladder neck contracture
  • Urethral stricture
  • Urinoma formation
  • Urinary incontinence

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Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)

Step by step

Retropubic space approach

Abdominal wall

Incise

Incise the abdominal wall layers. For a more detailed elaboration of this, refer to the course: “Abdominal Wall Incision – Pfannenstiel “.

Nerve injury

Care is taking not to make the incision length beyond the advised 8 to 12 cm as this increases the risk of entrapment of the iliohypogastric or ilioinguinal nerve.

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