The pathophysiology, diagnosis and therapy of the transurethral resection of the prostate syndrome.

@article{Balzarro2001ThePD,
  title={The pathophysiology, diagnosis and therapy of the transurethral resection of the prostate syndrome.},
  author={Matteo Balzarro and Vincenzo Ficarra and Alessandro Bartoloni and C. Tallarigo and Gianni Malossini},
  journal={Urologia internationalis},
  year={2001},
  volume={66 3},
  pages={121-6}
}
In this article, the authors analyze a syndrome first described by Creevy in the 1940s, which may occur during a transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP). The syndrome is characterized by cardiocirculatory and neurological problems due to rapid changes in intravascular volume and plasma solute concentrations caused by excess irrigating fluid… CONTINUE READING