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(Surgery) surgery transurethral resection of the prostate: a surgical procedure in which an electronic cutting implement is fed through the urethra to remove part of an enlarged prostate
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|Noun||1.||TURP - 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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TURPabbr transurethral resection of the prostate. V. resection.
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