The first successes of laser therapy for chronic prostatitis were associated with LRT, which is able to penetrate sufficiently into the prostate tissue. However, some authors noted earlier that the use of low-intensity laser therapy in the complex treatment of chronic prostatitis makes it possible to achieve rather high treatment efficacy and shorten the treatment period.
Magnetotherapy - a therapeutic method based on the use of permanent (PMP) or variable (PMP) low-frequency magnetic fields (MP). In the opinion of Yu.M. Raygorodsky and co-authors. (2000), this method has a number of advantages over other methods of physiotherapy.
By a method of electrotherapy of patients on a chronic prostatitis doctors more often choose more effective and safe microwave therapy in centimeter mode. The domestic apparatus "Luch-2" is equipped with a ceramic contact rectal radiator with a special removable cover.
Ultrahigh-frequency (microwave) effects cover the ranges 300-3000 MHz and are the main acting factors of microwave therapy. A feature of the electromagnetic field of this range is the ability to localize it in certain areas of the patient's body through the use of special irradiation devices.