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Open Suprapubic Prostatectomy


It is a surgical method of treatment done to remove prostate gland as it is too large in size. This condition is termed as benign prostatic hyperplasia. The word suprapubic literally means the entire process of surgery is initiated by an incision in the lower abdomen of the patient, just above the pubic bone. Another incision is skillfully made in the bladder and then the centre of the prostate gland is removed.