Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)-For enlarged prostate(BPH) in elderly men. Here a Endoscope is inserted into the urethra through the penis and inner portion of prostate is shaved away to enable the easy and smooth flow of urine from the bladder.
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) is a condition which involves non-malignant enlargement of the prostate gland. This condition is commonly prevalent in older men. The enlargement of the prostate gland would compress the urethra, thus obstructing the flow of urine from the bladder to the outside of the body. Most of initial cases can be managed by medicines. .Surgery for of BPH is usually reserved for men who have significant symptoms refractory to medicines.