Performed through the urethra ( the passage through which the urine passes through the penis )
(TRANZ-yoo-REE-thrul): Through the urethra. Several transurethral procedures are treatments for BPH
Through the urethra. Several transurethral procedures are used for treatment of BPH. (See TUIP, TUMT, TUNA or TURP.)
Performed through the urethra. Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP): Surgical procedure to remove prostate tissue obstructing the urethra. Return to previous page
Passed through, or placed in, the urethra.