You will also learn coughing or deep breathing to prevent pneumonia. You may need to use a breathing device to keep your lungs clear.
However, you will be monitored carefully to make sure the cancer does not come back. Laparoscopic and robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy.
You should have regular checkups, including prostate specific antigen (PSA) blood tests. In: Wein AJ, Kavoussi LR, Partin AW, Peters CA, eds.
You will have a complete physical exam and may have other tests.
Your provider will make sure medical problems such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart or lung problems are being controlled.
are the most important factors in predicting erection quality after surgery.
Men younger than 45 have the best chance of maintaining their erections after surgery.
After laparoscopic or robotic surgery, you may go home the day after the procedure.
You may need to stay in bed until the morning after surgery.
These treatments may be used instead of surgery or after surgery has been performed.