transurethral resection of the prostate

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Noun1.transurethral resection of the prostate - removal of significant amounts of prostate tissue (as in cases of benign prostatic hyperplasia)
resection - surgical removal of part of a structure or organ
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Organ preservation for muscle-invasive bladder cancer by trans-urethral resection.
Miracle Laser's order represents a significant milestone toward Laserscope's ultimate goal of replacing the Trans-Urethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP) procedure with the PVP procedure in the largest BPH markets worldwide, including China.
The gold surgical standard for benign prostate disease is currently a process called TURP - trans-urethral resection of the prostate - which requires a four-day stay in hospital.
The only permanent solution is surgery," Gerber notes, in the most common procedure, called trans-urethral resection of the prostate (TURP), surgeons "shave" the gland, which helps relieve pressure on the urethra.
The surgeries consisted of trans-urethral resection of the prostate (TURP) (40%), laser TURF (10%), cystoscopy (17.

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