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A 43-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me in a transurethral resection of the prostate (turp) the vaa deferens are cut and tied?

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Dr. Robert Luntz
Urology 30 years experience
TuRP: A TURP does not involve tying the vas deferens. The ejaculatory ducts may be respected but a TURP is not a form of contraception.

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