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I’ve heard of two operations called TURP and tuip. What’s the difference?

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In brief: Turp vs

Turp trans urethral resection of prostate tuip trans urethral incision of prostate turp you scrape tissue out for removal incision is just cutting a groove, no tissue removed.

In brief: Turp vs

Turp trans urethral resection of prostate tuip trans urethral incision of prostate turp you scrape tissue out for removal incision is just cutting a groove, no tissue removed.
Dr. Richard Sarle
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Dr. Kamlesh Desai
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In brief: Removal of tissue

Turp removes tissue, tuip only puts nick into enlarged prostate to allow better urinary flows.

In brief: Removal of tissue

Turp removes tissue, tuip only puts nick into enlarged prostate to allow better urinary flows.
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