- Transurethral resection
- : Surgery performed with a special instrument inserted through the urethra. Also called TUR.
* * *(TUR) endoscopic removal of tissue through the urethra in the treatment of genitourinary disorders, such as bladder tumor, prostate hyperplasia, or ejaculatory duct obstruction; see also transurethral r. of bladder tumor and transurethral r. of the prostate.c
Medical dictionary. 2011.