There are many surgeries to treat
benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). But most have not been studied very much. The gold-standard surgery for BPH is
transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP). When these new surgeries are
studied, they are compared to TURP.
Other surgeries for BPH include:
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ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerJ. Curtis Nickel, MD, FRCSC - Urology
Current as ofJanuary 14, 2015
Current as of:
January 14, 2015
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
& Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & J. Curtis Nickel, MD, FRCSC - Urology
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