Sexual function after transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP): results of an independent prospective multicentre assessment of outcome.

@article{Muntener2007SexualFA,
  title={Sexual function after transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP): results of an independent prospective multicentre assessment of outcome.},
  author={Michael Muntener and Sonja Aellig and Rolf Kuettel and Christoph Gehrlach and Tullio Sulser and R{\"a}to Thomas Strebel},
  journal={European urology},
  year={2007},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={
          510-5
        }
}
OBJECTIVES The influence of surgical treatment of bladder outlet obstruction on sexual function is uncertain and available evidence is conflicting. Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) causes retrograde ejaculation, but its effect on erectile function is controversial. We have prospectively investigated the influence of TURP on erectile and ejaculatory function. METHODS Between January 2000 and January 2005, 11 hospitals in Switzerland informed the Verein Outcome (VO), an… CONTINUE READING
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