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Robot Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Apr 2, 2024.

What do I need to know about robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP)?

RALP is surgery to remove your prostate gland through small incisions in your abdomen. RALP is done with a machine that is controlled by your surgeon. The machine has mechanical arms that use small tools to remove your prostate.

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How do I prepare for RALP?

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What should I expect after RALP?

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