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:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerJ. Curtis Nickel, MD, FRCSC - Urology
Current as ofMarch 14, 2017
Current as of:
March 14, 2017
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & J. Curtis Nickel, MD, FRCSC - Urology
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