“Based on the conservation of sexual function and efficacy in treating LUTS/BPH, the water vapor thermal therapy could be offered as first-line treatment in lieu of drugs for patients with moderate to severe LUTS.”1 –Dr. Kevin McVary, MD, FACS
Division of Urology SIU School of Medicine
1 McVary K, Gange S, Gittelman M et al. Erectile and Ejaculatory Function Preserved With Convective Water Vapor Energy Treatment of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Secondary to Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Randomized Controlled Study. The Journal of Sexual Medicine. 2016. doi:10.1016/j.jsxm.2016.03.372.