Definition : TransUrethral Resection of the Prostate
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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.