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Is PAE available on NHS if so where?

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Is PAE available on NHS if so where?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 2 years ago.
Dr. K. :

Hello, this is Dr K.. Answers are not medical advice and do not constitute a doctor/patient relationship. I look forward to helping you today.

Dr. K. :

pae is not a known medical abbreviation. What are you referring to?

Customer:

Prostate Artery Embolisation. For treatment of enlarged prostate an alternate for TURP surgery.

Dr. K. :

No its not because it is still considered experimental.

Dr. K. :

Heres a link to the best place for the procedure under private pay.

Dr. K. :

http://www.spirehealthcare.com/southampton/prostate-artery-embolisation-pae-/

Dr. K. :

Heres the current view on the nhs

Dr. K. :

http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/IPG453/chapter/1-guidance

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