Prostate: TURP

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TURP means “transurethral resection of prostate.”

  • Weigh and measure tissue aggregate in 3D.
  • Specimens weighing less than or equal to 12 gm: Submit entirely in mesh bags (should fit in approximately 12 cassettes).
  • Specimens weighing more than 12 gm: Submit 12 grams in mesh bags (in approximately 12 cassettes), and an additional cassette per each additional 5 grams.
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