TURP; Prostate resection – transurethral
Definition of Transurethral resection of the prostate
Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is surgery to remove all or part of the prostate gland, to treat an .
Louis S. Liou, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Urology, Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 3/4/2009