we perform Turp at Family Hospital?
The patient is
put either in General Anesthesia or blockage. A narrow long instrument ( about
1 foot long and 1/half inch wide ) passes through the urethra to reach the
prostate. This instrument is called a resectoscope, which has a small light and
an electric loop that can cut tissue and seal blood vessels. The non-desired
pieces of tissue are transported into the bladder by liquid to finally be
flushed out once the treatment is complete.
used - Resectoscope,
other surgical materials
Day 1- Arrival
in Airport, transporation to hospital for Pre-Op testing and physical
consultation. Rest in Hospital
day, rest in hospital
Day 3- Patient
eligible to go to hotel for extra day of recovery, some tests perform prior to
departure of hospital.
Day 4- Patient is eligible
to go back home if patient desires to continue physical therapy in his local
community. If patient desired to do physical therapy in Mexicali we can
coordinate his/her transportation to our physical therapy center.
1. Complete the medical Intake
2. Please send us your medical
reports where it states your condition as well as an EKG, Torax Xray.
3. Please discuss with your Case
Manager any Questions or conerns in regards to your procedure and any
medications you are currently taking
4. Once approval and details are
understood, your Case Manager will assist you with your travel arrangements and
an itinerary will be provided to you.
After Surgery Information
- After your surgery, you will be
recovering in the recovery room until you are stable enough to to go your
private hospital room
- It is normal to bleed blood
during the first 3 days post surgery
- You will be using your urine
cateter for the first 3 days post surgery.
- You will start with a liquid
diet followed by solid food diet
- We will closely monitor your
recovery for the first 3 nights post surgery
- After the first 3 nights post
surgery, you should be eligible to go back home and we will provide you with a
guide post surgery