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- (TRANZ-yoo-REE-thrul ree-SEK-shun ... PROS-tayt) A surgical procedure to remove tissue from the prostate using an instrument inserted through the urethra. Also called TURP.
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- resectable, resected, resection, segmental resection, segmentectomy, transurethral resection, TUR, TURP, video-assisted resection, video-assisted surgery, wedge resection