|Definition||:||TransUrethral Resection of the Prostate|
|Category||:||Medical » Treatments & Procedures|
What does TURP mean?
Trans-Urethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP) is a surgical procedure that involves removing parts of the prostate gland using a device called a resectoscope. TURP is used to treat urinary problems due to an enlarged prostate.