Reconstructive Urology & Men's Health

Volumes Data

Artificial Urinary Sphincter Volumes

Table 1:

YearTotalHigh Risk Patients*Required Complex Techniques**
2010 54 16 14
2011 43 14 13
2012 47 25 11

*Patients are counted as high risk if they have previous erosion or infection, history of urethroplasty, recurrent stricture disease, or other like circumstances.

**Complex techniques include trancorporal approach, flaps, grafts, and the like

Penile Prosthesis

Table 2:

YearTotalHigh Risk Patients*Required Complex Techniques**
2010 47 23 18
2011 45 31 24
2012 61 33 24

*Patients are counted as high risk if they have a history of radiation, diabetes, Peyronie’s disease, priapism or a previous explanted prosthesis for infection.

**Complex techniques require grafts, flaps, or other adjuvant techniques.