Two focused ultrasound devices - EDAP’s Ablatherm Robotic HIFU and SonaCare Medical’s Sonablate 450 - earned FDA approval to ablate prostate tissue. This technique could be used to treat conditions like prostate cancer and BPH.

In 2016, Profound Medical's TULSA-PRO device earned CE approval to ablate prostate tissue.

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