Perioperative Complications following Artificial Urinary Sphincter Placement After Prostate Cancer Surgery

Urinary incontinence post-prostatectomy is a too common complaint from men. Although the actual degree of incontinence suffered ranges from being minor, or a simple and small amount of post urination dribble, to a complete and total inability to control any urine flow, the most bothersome issues that significantly affects a man’s quality of life (QoL) is when the incontinence is at the extreme. Currently, we have two methods add to urinary control in those men who suffer the most, those with minimal or no urinary control. These methods include the surgical implantation of a “Male Sling” or the surgical implantation [...]